Limba si Literatura Romana an III


Test Autoevaluare: Limba Engleza contemporana. - Sem 2 - 2009-2010 (738)
Test adaugat de :dragomirangela

1 ) (79 - MULTI SELECT) (3 ai ales : )
   You are at your boyfriend’s house and his parents are in the next room. At a certain point, assuming that you are alone with him, you ask him: ‘Hey, do you remember what a great time we had last Friday when we skipped classes and went to the movies?’ and he replies: ‘Diane, let’s start working on our assignment in linguistics!’ Which of the following is more likely:
  • 1. his utterance flouts the maxim of quantity and a possible implicature is: I don’t want to talk about that.
  • 2. his utterance flouts the maxim of quality and a possible implicature is: I didn’t enjoy the movie very much.
  • 3. his utterance flouts the maxim of relation and a possible implicature would be: Watch your words, my mother has just entered the room and she’s standing right behind you!
2 ) (54 - MULTI SELECT) (3 ai ales : )
   You missed your best friend’s birthday party and you are interested in hearing the latest gossip so you ask her: ‘So what about the party last Saturday? Was Billy there?’ She replies: ‘Yeah, he was there, and so was Annie’. Her reply flouts the maxim of:
  • 1. quantity
  • 2. relation
  • 3. manner
3 ) (76 - MULTI SELECT) (3 ai ales : )
   Which of the following is not considered a presupposition carrier?
  • 1. factive verbs
  • 2. wh- words
  • 3. common nouns
4 ) (91 - MULTI SELECT) (3 ai ales : )
   Which of the following underlined items is not deictic?
  • 1. Our teacher is sick.
  • 2. I’m going to the seaside next Monday.
  • 3. He was born in England.
5 ) (36 - MULTI SELECT) (2 ai ales : )
   In I filled up the tank with petrol today, today refers to:
  • 1. an unspecified moment of that day, which is not expired
  • 2. an unspecified moment of that day, which is expired
  • 3. the whole day of today
6 ) (10 - MULTI SELECT) (1 ai ales : )
   Performative sentences may be:
  • 1. primary vs. explicit
  • 2. direct vs. indirect
  • 3. active vs. passive
7 ) (34 - MULTI SELECT) (2 ai ales : )
   In the sentence This is what I want to tell you: drive carefully, the use of this is:
  • 1. anaphoric
  • 2. cataphoric
  • 3. epiphoric
8 ) (92 - MULTI SELECT) (2 ai ales : )
   Which of the following represents the deictic center?
  • 1. the hearer
  • 2. the speaker
  • 3. neither speaker nor hearer
9 ) (67 - MULTI SELECT) (1 ai ales : )
   If two students go to their professor and ask: What do we have to study for the exam?, the use of the personal pronoun we is:
  • 1. exclusive
  • 2. inclusive
  • 3. anaphoric
10 ) (21 - MULTI SELECT) (3 ai ales : )
   On the basis of the Cooperative Principle, Grice formulates the following maxims of
conversation:
  • 1. Quantity, Quality, Manner
  • 2. Quantity, Relevance, Manner
  • 3. Quantity, Quality, Relevance, Manner
11 ) (63 - MULTI SELECT) (3 ai ales : )
   Which of the following includes the extra-linguistic surroundings that enable the participants to interact in the communication process?
  • 1. co-text
  • 2. pragmatic competence
  • 3. context
12 ) (33 - MULTI SELECT) (3 ai ales : )
   In the sentence Sue is a sweetheart; she is so considerate, the use of the bolded pronoun is:
  • 1. cataphoric
  • 2. epiphoric
  • 3. anaphoric
13 ) (86 - MULTI SELECT) (3 ai ales : )
   Anne’s boyfriend called her repeatedly last night on the phone, but he couldn’t find her. The next day, he jealously asked her: ‘Where were you last night?’ ‘Out, she replied’. ‘Out, but WHERE?’ insisted the jealous man. ‘Out’,
repeated Anne, stubbornly. Her second reply…
  • 1. flouts the maxim of quality, possibly conveying the implicature: it is none of your business.
  • 2. .flouts the maxims of quantity and relevance, possibly conveying the implicature: it is none of your business.
  • 3. flouts the maxims of manner and quality, possibly conveying the implicature: you’re annoying me.
14 ) (41 - MULTI SELECT) (1 ai ales : )
   The following metaphor Money does not grow on trees but it blossoms at out branches flouts:
  • 1. the maxim of Quality
  • 2. the maxim of Relevance
  • 3. the maxim of Manner
15 ) (99 - MULTI SELECT) (3 ai ales : )
   Which of the following is considered of utmost importance in the interpretation of deixis?
  • 1. implicature
  • 2. presupposition
  • 3. the speaker’s context

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