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Asking questions 2

Asking questions 2

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Küsimuste esitamine 2

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I have a hobby. M----n h-b-. M__ o_ h____ M-l o- h-b-. ------------ Mul on hobi. 0
I play tennis. M- mä--i- -e-ni-t. M_ m_____ t_______ M- m-n-i- t-n-i-t- ------------------ Ma mängin tennist. 0
Where is the tennis court? Kus -- ---n----äl--k? K__ o_ t_____________ K-s o- t-n-i-e-ä-j-k- --------------------- Kus on tenniseväljak? 0
Do you have a hobby? K-s---- -- hob-? K__ s__ o_ h____ K-s s-l o- h-b-? ---------------- Kas sul on hobi? 0
I play football / soccer (am.). M--m---in --lg--l-i. M_ m_____ j_________ M- m-n-i- j-l-p-l-i- -------------------- Ma mängin jalgpalli. 0
Where is the football / soccer (am.) field? K-s ------gp----v-l-ak? K__ o_ j_______________ K-s o- j-l-p-l-i-ä-j-k- ----------------------- Kus on jalgpalliväljak? 0
My arm hurts. M----e-a-s o- v-l--. M_ k______ o_ v_____ M- k-e-a-s o- v-l-s- -------------------- Mu käevars on valus. 0
My foot and hand also hurt. M-----g -a--------lut-vad k-. M_ j___ j_ k___ v________ k__ M- j-l- j- k-s- v-l-t-v-d k-. ----------------------------- Mu jalg ja käsi valutavad ka. 0
Is there a doctor? K-s-o- a--t? K__ o_ a____ K-s o- a-s-? ------------ Kus on arst? 0
I have a car / an automobile. M-- -- -ut-. M__ o_ a____ M-l o- a-t-. ------------ Mul on auto. 0
I also have a motorcycle. M-l on k- -----r-atas. M__ o_ k_ m___________ M-l o- k- m-o-o-r-t-s- ---------------------- Mul on ka mootorratas. 0
Where could I park? Ku- -- par--a? K__ o_ p______ K-s o- p-r-l-? -------------- Kus on parkla? 0
I have a sweater. M-- on--am----. M__ o_ k_______ M-l o- k-m-s-n- --------------- Mul on kampsun. 0
I also have a jacket and a pair of jeans. M----- jak--ja ---s-d. M__ o_ j___ j_ t______ M-l o- j-k- j- t-k-a-. ---------------------- Mul on jakk ja teksad. 0
Where is the washing machine? Kus ---pe---as--? K__ o_ p_________ K-s o- p-s-m-s-n- ----------------- Kus on pesumasin? 0
I have a plate. Mu---n ----ri-. M__ o_ t_______ M-l o- t-l-r-k- --------------- Mul on taldrik. 0
I have a knife, a fork and a spoon. Mu- -n--ug-, kah--- -----s--as. M__ o_ n____ k_____ j_ l_______ M-l o- n-g-, k-h-e- j- l-s-k-s- ------------------------------- Mul on nuga, kahvel ja lusikas. 0
Where is the salt and pepper? Kus -----ol-ja pi-ar? K__ o_ s___ j_ p_____ K-s o- s-o- j- p-p-r- --------------------- Kus on sool ja pipar? 0

Bodies react to speech

Speech is processed in our brain. Our brain is active when we listen or read. This can be measured using various methods. But not only our brain reacts to linguistic stimuli. Recent studies show that speech also activates our body. Our body works when it hears or reads certain words. Above all, words that describe physical reactions. The word smile is a good example of this. When we read this word, we move our ‘smile muscle’. Negative words also have a measurable effect. An example of this is the word pain . Our body exhibits a clear pain reaction when we read this word. It could be said then that we imitate that which we read or hear. The more vivid the speech is, the more we react to it. A precise description has a strong reaction as a result. The activity of the body was measured for a study. Test subjects were shown various words. There were positive and negative words. The facial expressions of the test subjects changed during the tests. The movements of the mouth and forehead varied. That proves that speech has a strong effect on us. Words are more than just a means of communication. Our brain translates speech into body language. How exactly that works hasn't been researched yet. It is possible that the results of the study will have consequences. Physicians are discussing how best to treat patients. Because many ill people must undergo a long round of therapy. And there is a lot of talking in the process…