Language quiz

Official languages

1. Which one of these alphabets is not used by any official EU language?

2. Which of these countries did not ask that its language be recognized as an official EU language?

Minority languages

3. Where are Upper and Lower Sorbian spoken?

4. Where is Mingrelian spoken?

5. Where is Cornish spoken?

Recognize the language

6. What language is this text written in?
Фонологията изучава организацията и употребата на звуковете в естествените езици. Фонологичната система на един език включва описание на звуковете и техните характеристики, а също и правилата, които определят как звуковете си взаимодействат.

7. What language is this text written in?
Etümoloogia on sõnade päritolu, algupära uurimisega tegelev keeleteaduse haru, ta vaatleb sõnade päritolu ja nende sugulussuhteid teiste sama keele või teiste keelte sõnadega.

8. What language is this text written in?
Semantik er en gren af lingvistik, som beskæftiger sig med betydning. I tværsproglig semantik sammenligner og kontrasterer man betydningsenheder i forskellige sprog.

9. Which text is written in Croatian?

10. Which language uses the following special characters?
áðéíóúýþæö

Country names

11. Which country is called “Lietuva” in its own language?

12. Which of the following is not a name for Germany?

City names

13. In which country can you find the city whose names in other languages are the following?
Fenis, Benátky, Velence

14. In which country can you find the city whose names in other languages are the following?
Kodaň, Hafnia, Kaupmannahöfn

Phrases

15. Which of the following translations does not mean “Don’t lean out of the window”?

16. Which of the following translations does not mean “I love you”?

Miscellaneous

17. If you speak only Slovak, which other language is the easiest to understand?

18. What languages family does Hungarian belong to?

19. Which Slavic language does not have cases?

20. What is one of the few European languages that have dual?

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