Italian Language History

quiz-01

1

Which one of these English words is currently part of the Italian vocabulary?

  • Fitness.
  • Telephone.
  • Skirt.
2

The process of Italianization took place in the

  • 30's.
  • 40's.
  • 20's.
3

The process of Italianization was supported by

  • The Fascists.
  • The Nazists.
  • The Italian military force.
4

The aim of the process was to

  • Force every nation to speak Italian.
  • Assimilate different communities.
  • Promote literacy.
5

Which language contamination was banned?

  • French.
  • All foreign languages but English.
  • All foreign languages.
6

How did they translate sandwich?

  • Panino.
  • Tramezzino.
  • Sfilatino.
7

How did they translate cocktail?

  • Acqua brillante.
  • Bevanda arlecchina.
  • Bevanda.
8

How did they translate bar?

  • Locale.
  • Pub.
  • Mescita.
9

Which of these words is currently in the Italian vocabulary?

  • Bevanda arlecchina.
  • Sandwich.
  • Mescita.
10

In which other field did they applicate this process?

  • In family names.
  • In street names.
  • In technology.
11

How did they translate the slovenian name Vodopivec?

  • Bevilacqua.
  • Acquachiara.
  • Bevaroli.
12

How did they translate the russian name Krizman?

  • Crismani.
  • Crisani.
  • Cristalli.
13

How did they translate the word sport?

  • They didn't translate it.
  • Sporto.
  • Diporto.
14

How did they translate football?

  • Palla al calcio.
  • Palla al piede.
  • Soccer.
15

How did they translate Football Federation?

  • Federazione Palla al Calcio.
  • Federazione Palla al Piede.
  • Federazione Giuoco Calcio.