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67 [sixty-seven]

Possessive pronouns 2

Possessive pronouns 2

67 [sešdesmit septiņi]

Piederības vietniekvārdi 2

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the glasses b-i--es b______ b-i-l-s ------- brilles 0
He has forgotten his glasses. V-ņš------r-- -a-as b-i--e-. V___ a_______ s____ b_______ V-ņ- a-z-i-s- s-v-s b-i-l-s- ---------------------------- Viņš aizmirsa savas brilles. 0
Where has he left his glasses? K-r-t-d i- -i-a----lles? K__ t__ i_ v___ b_______ K-r t-d i- v-ņ- b-i-l-s- ------------------------ Kur tad ir viņa brilles? 0
the clock pulk---n-s p_________ p-l-s-e-i- ---------- pulkstenis 0
His clock isn’t working. Viņ--pu-ks-e--s-i---a-oj-ji--. V___ p_________ i_ s__________ V-ņ- p-l-s-e-i- i- s-b-j-j-e-. ------------------------------ Viņa pulkstenis ir sabojājies. 0
The clock hangs on the wall. Pu---te--s k-r---s-p-e---enas. P_________ k______ p__ s______ P-l-s-e-i- k-r-j-s p-e s-e-a-. ------------------------------ Pulkstenis karājas pie sienas. 0
the passport pase p___ p-s- ---- pase 0
He has lost his passport. Viņš -- -a-au-ējis -avu -a-i. V___ i_ p_________ s___ p____ V-ņ- i- p-z-u-ē-i- s-v- p-s-. ----------------------------- Viņš ir pazaudējis savu pasi. 0
Where is his passport then? Ku--t-- ir vi------e? K__ t__ i_ v___ p____ K-r t-d i- v-ņ- p-s-? --------------------- Kur tad ir viņa pase? 0
they – their vi-i---viņu v___ – v___ v-ņ- – v-ņ- ----------- viņi – viņu 0
The children cannot find their parents. Bērn--n-v-r--t-a-t ----s-v-cā-u-. B____ n____ a_____ s____ v_______ B-r-i n-v-r a-r-s- s-v-s v-c-k-s- --------------------------------- Bērni nevar atrast savus vecākus. 0
Here come their parents! Bet --- -au -ā- v--- v----i. B__ t__ j__ n__ v___ v______ B-t t-r j-u n-k v-ņ- v-c-k-. ---------------------------- Bet tur jau nāk viņu vecāki. 0
you – your Jū----Jū-u J__ – J___ J-s – J-s- ---------- Jūs – Jūsu 0
How was your trip, Mr. Miller? Kād-------Jūsu ----j---- -i-l----k-n--? K___ b___ J___ c________ M______ k_____ K-d- b-j- J-s- c-ļ-j-m-, M-l-e-a k-n-s- --------------------------------------- Kāds bija Jūsu ceļojums, Millera kungs? 0
Where is your wife, Mr. Miller? Kur-i- ------ie--,-M-ll-r- -u--s? K__ i_ J___ s_____ M______ k_____ K-r i- J-s- s-e-a- M-l-e-a k-n-s- --------------------------------- Kur ir Jūsu sieva, Millera kungs? 0
you – your Jūs --J-su J__ – J___ J-s – J-s- ---------- Jūs – Jūsu 0
How was your trip, Mrs. Smith? K------j- Jūs--ceļo-ums,-Š-i-es -u--ze? K___ b___ J___ c________ Š_____ k______ K-d- b-j- J-s- c-ļ-j-m-, Š-i-e- k-n-z-? --------------------------------------- Kāds bija Jūsu ceļojums, Šmites kundze? 0
Where is your husband, Mrs. Smith? K-r -r-J-su --rs----it---k-ndze? K__ i_ J___ v____ Š_____ k______ K-r i- J-s- v-r-, Š-i-e- k-n-z-? -------------------------------- Kur ir Jūsu vīrs, Šmites kundze? 0

Genetic mutation makes speaking possible

Man is the only living creature on Earth that can speak. This distinguishes him from animals and plants. Of course animals and plants also communicate with each other. However, they do not speak a complex syllable language. But why can man speak? Certain physical features are needed in order to be able to speak. These physical features are only found in humans. However, that does not necessarily mean that man developed them. In evolutionary history, nothing happens without a reason. Somewhere along the line, man began to speak. We do not yet know when exactly that was. But something must have happened that gave man speech. Researchers believe that a genetic mutation was responsible. Anthropologists have compared the genetic material of various living beings. It is well known that a particular gene influences speech. People in which it is damaged have problems with speech. They can't express themselves well and have a hard time understanding words. This gene was examined in people, apes, and mice. It is very similar in humans and chimpanzees. Only two small differences can be identified. But these differences make their presence known in the brain. Together with other genes, they influence certain brain activities. Thus humans can speak, whereas apes cannot. However, the riddle of the human language is not yet solved. For the gene mutation alone is not enough to enable speech. Researchers implanted the human gene variant in mice. It didn't give them the ability to speak… But their squeaks made quite a racket!