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Match the parts of the sentences.

There are 32 students in my class,
13 boys and 19 girls.
The population of the world is
more than 8 billion.
Slovenia is located on an area of
20,273 square kilometres.
The International Day of Mother Tongues
was established in 1999.
Ancient languages were written
at least 3,000 B.C.
Število napačnih: 0

Complete the text with one of the words from the box. There is one word extra.

ninety, successful, languages, vacuum, contact, history

"... English, now, is the most successful language in history. And what is English? An amalgam (n; a combination of various elements; a mixture) of three hundred and fifty languages . Because English has always been a vacuum cleaner of a language, sucking in words from every other language that has come into contact with in the course of its one thousand year history . Eighty per cent of the words of English are not Germanic words, are not Anglo-Saxon words. ..."

Sort out the jumbled sentence about languages.

When defining a language, we should not exclude symbols and gestures


Read the facts about languages below. Choose the right answer.

There are between {6000_and_7000;500_and_1000} languages in the world, spoken by over 7 billion people.
There are about 225 indigenous languages in {Europe;the_world} - roughly 3% of the world's total.
Most of the world's languages are spoken in {Asia_and_Africa;North_America} .
At least half of the world's population are {bilingual_or_plurilingual;monolingual} , i.e. they speak two or more languages.
{The_mother_tongue;A_foreign_language} is usually the language one knows best
There can be "perfect bilinguals" who speak {two;five} languages equally well.
In Slovenia there are {two;no} minority languages.
Most European languages use the {Latin;Cyrillic} alphabet.
Languages are related to each other like the members of a family? Most European languages belong to the large {Indo-European;Sino-Tibetan} language family.
Many languages have a very rich vocabulary. But in everyday conversation speakers use the same few {hundred;million} words.
Most European languages belong to three large groups: Germanic, and Slovenian is a {Slavic;Romance} language.