Quiz answers for issue 142

These are the answers to last issue’s language quiz. If you haven’t had a go at it you, be sure to give it a try before reading these answers. No cheating!

  • Arabic
  • Slovak
  • Punjabi
  • Portuguese (in Brazil)
  • No. Not since 2018.
  • Makaton
  • Czech
  • Spanish (in Mexico)
  • Dee dahs. It refers to the continued use of “Thee”, “Tha” (meaning you) in the Sheffield accent.
  • Pakistan
  • Star Trek
  • Somali
  • Cold weather
  • The Gospel according to St Luke
  • Absolutely correct. The correct pronunciation is “scone”, of course!