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80 [eighty]

Adjectives 3

Adjectives 3

80 [astoņdesmit]

Īpašības vārdi 3

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She has a dog. Vi--i -r s-n-. V____ i_ s____ V-ņ-i i- s-n-. -------------- Viņai ir suns. 0
The dog is big. Su-s--r -----. S___ i_ l_____ S-n- i- l-e-s- -------------- Suns ir liels. 0
She has a big dog. V---i -- l-el- -u-s. V____ i_ l____ s____ V-ņ-i i- l-e-s s-n-. -------------------- Viņai ir liels suns. 0
She has a house. V-ņai--r-m-ja. V____ i_ m____ V-ņ-i i- m-j-. -------------- Viņai ir māja. 0
The house is small. Māj---- -a-a. M___ i_ m____ M-j- i- m-z-. ------------- Māja ir maza. 0
She has a small house. Viņ-i i- -a-a-māj-. V____ i_ m___ m____ V-ņ-i i- m-z- m-j-. ------------------- Viņai ir maza māja. 0
He is staying in a hotel. V-ņš-dzī-o-v---n-c-. V___ d____ v________ V-ņ- d-ī-o v-e-n-c-. -------------------- Viņš dzīvo viesnīcā. 0
The hotel is cheap. Vies--ca i- -ēta. V_______ i_ l____ V-e-n-c- i- l-t-. ----------------- Viesnīca ir lēta. 0
He is staying in a cheap hotel. V-ņš dzī-- l----vie-nī-ā. V___ d____ l___ v________ V-ņ- d-ī-o l-t- v-e-n-c-. ------------------------- Viņš dzīvo lētā viesnīcā. 0
He has a car. V---m i- ma-īn-. V____ i_ m______ V-ņ-m i- m-š-n-. ---------------- Viņam ir mašīna. 0
The car is expensive. Mašī-a ir-dā---. M_____ i_ d_____ M-š-n- i- d-r-a- ---------------- Mašīna ir dārga. 0
He has an expensive car. Vi----i--dārga-----na. V____ i_ d____ m______ V-ņ-m i- d-r-a m-š-n-. ---------------------- Viņam ir dārga mašīna. 0
He reads a novel. V-ņ--la-- ----n-. V___ l___ r______ V-ņ- l-s- r-m-n-. ----------------- Viņš lasa romānu. 0
The novel is boring. R-mān- -r--a------gs. R_____ i_ g__________ R-m-n- i- g-r-a-c-g-. --------------------- Romāns ir garlaicīgs. 0
He is reading a boring novel. V--š ------a-la-cīgu----ā-u. V___ l___ g_________ r______ V-ņ- l-s- g-r-a-c-g- r-m-n-. ---------------------------- Viņš lasa garlaicīgu romānu. 0
She is watching a movie. Vi---s-at-- filmu. V___ s_____ f_____ V-ņ- s-a-ā- f-l-u- ------------------ Viņa skatās filmu. 0
The movie is exciting. Fil-a--r ai-ra---ša. F____ i_ a__________ F-l-a i- a-z-a-j-š-. -------------------- Filma ir aizraujoša. 0
She is watching an exciting movie. V-ņ- s----- aizrauj-š- filmu. V___ s_____ a_________ f_____ V-ņ- s-a-ā- a-z-a-j-š- f-l-u- ----------------------------- Viņa skatās aizraujošu filmu. 0

The language of academics

The language of academics is a language in itself. It is used for specialized discussions. It is also used in academic publications. Earlier, there were uniform academic languages. In the European region, Latin dominated academics for a long time. Today, on the other hand, English is the most significant academic language. Academic languages are a type of vernacular. They contain many specific terms. Their most significant features are standardization and formalization. Some say that academics speak incomprehensibly on purpose. When something is complicated, it seems more intelligent. However, academia often orients itself toward the truth. Therefore, it should use a neutral language. There is no place for rhetorical elements or flowery speech. However, there are many examples of excessively complicated language. And it appears that complicated language fascinates man! Studies prove that we trust complicated language more. Test subjects had to answer a few questions. This involved choosing between several answers. Some answers were formulated simply, others in a very complicated way. Most test subjects chose the more complex answer. But this didn't make any sense! The test subjects were deceived by the language. Even though the content was absurd, they were impressed by the form. Writing in a complicated way is not always an art, however. One can learn how to pack simple content into complex language. To express difficult things easily, on the other hand, is not so simple. So sometimes the simple is really complex…