i. each of the statements below is followed by four alternative answers choose the one that would best complete the statement and put the letter in the bracket
1.according to the degree of similarity, homonyms can be classified into( )
a. perfect homonyms
58赌博d. all the above
58赌博2.transfer as a mode of semantic change can be illustrated by the example( )
a. ad for “advertisement”
58赌博b. dish for “food"
c. fond for “affectionate”
d. an editorial for “an editorial article"
3.it is a general belief that the meaning does not exist in the word itself, but it rather spreads over( )
a. the reader’s interpretation
58赌博b. the neighbouring words
c. the writer's intention
58赌博d. the etymology of the word
4.which of the following is a prefix of time and order?
5.which of the following dictionaries is not a specialized dictionary?
a. the oxford dictionary of english etymology
58赌博b. chamber's encyclopedic english dictionary
58赌博c. longmont dictionary of phrasal verbs
d. webster's new dictionary of synonyms
6.which of the following statements is not true?
a. reference is the relationship between language and the world.
58赌博b. the relationship between a word and its referent is arbitrary.
c. concept is universal to all men alike.
58赌博d. sense denotes the relationships outside the language.
7.the words which occur before or after a word and may affect its meaning form( )
a. physical context
b. grammatical context
58赌博c. lexical context
d. linguistic context
8."smith is an architect. he designed world trade center. "the clue provided in the context is( )
9.the term "vocabulary" is used in different ways because of all the following reasons except that( )