Countess Von Fingerbang (madampresident) wrote,
Countess Von Fingerbang
madampresident

Please only take this poll if you consider yourself monolingual (speaking your first language exclusively -- if you've taken foreign language classes but no longer actively speak the foreign language YOU COUNT, PLEASE take the poll!) This is for a Psychology of Language class and the results are totally confidential. There's an informed consent blurb at the bottom. Thank you!


The way this works is, you look at the CAPSLOCKED word and choose the word below that best replaces it.
Poll #1562482 Psych Class Poll
This poll is closed.

Many of the questions raised pertaining to cultural ISSUES are new.

raised pertaining to cultural issues are new.
9(37.5%)
trouble
14(58.3%)
insurance
0(0.0%)
publication
1(4.2%)

To help meet this need, we have compiled an annotated bibliography of models for evaluating open learning approaches and ASSOCIATED technologies.

associating
0(0.0%)
related
25(100.0%)
new
0(0.0%)
advanced
0(0.0%)

He had an EDGE on the competition

border
1(4.0%)
a slight margin
0(0.0%)
a slight advantage
24(96.0%)
success
0(0.0%)

The applicants of the PROPOSAL Competition are invited to provide the Frontier Science Research City Project with visions for creating a 21st century-style city.

performance
0(0.0%)
business
1(4.0%)
plan
23(92.0%)
communication
1(4.0%)

The dollar fell against the Euro for the fourth day in five and dropped against the yen on CONCERN a recovery in the US economy is faltering.

evidence
5(20.0%)
worry
19(76.0%)
interest
1(4.0%)
relief
0(0.0%)

I wonder if that FACTOR is going to impact on XYZ Corp.

element
24(96.0%)
event
1(4.0%)
person
0(0.0%)
action
0(0.0%)

Specifically, we are disappointed with the new emphasis on so-called high stakes testing as AN INSTRUMENT to assess and rank schools.

a device
8(32.0%)
a system
11(44.0%)
a test
0(0.0%)
a way
6(24.0%)

It is almost IMPOSSIBLE to get it done today

implicit
1(4.0%)
insignificant
0(0.0%)
trivial
0(0.0%)
totally unlikely
24(96.0%)

The closest the world has come to nuclear war was the Cuban MISSILE Crisis of October 1962.

mission
0(0.0%)
atomic bomb
10(40.0%)
rocket-propelled vehicle
15(60.0%)
election
0(0.0%)

The Complete and UTTER Idiot's Guide to Ordering Pizza

new
0(0.0%)
practical
0(0.0%)
absolute
25(100.0%)
short
0(0.0%)

Would you prefer to ROTATE meeting locations or have a consistent meeting place?

alternate
25(100.0%)
rent
0(0.0%)
set up
0(0.0%)
inspect
0(0.0%)

The students will perform activities to learn how estimation and MEASUREMENT would be important in the construction industry.

surveying
15(60.0%)
development
0(0.0%)
dimension
10(40.0%)
budget
0(0.0%)

He has a unique talent to inspire and COMPEL each person to recognize his or her own personal uniqueness and value.

force
11(44.0%)
command
3(12.0%)
cheer
0(0.0%)
lead
11(44.0%)

Survey show that the silence MAJORITY agree with me and not you.

minority
2(8.0%)
senior
0(0.0%)
major
0(0.0%)
bulk
23(92.0%)

The lowering of the THREAT level is not a signal to government, law enforcement or citizens that the danger of a terrorist attack is passed.

throat
0(0.0%)
territory
0(0.0%)
thread
0(0.0%)
terror
25(100.0%)




♥ Thanks!

Informed Consent:
This is part of a study for Psychology 712 Psychology of Language, it is designed to compare the vocabulary capacity of bilingual/multilingual speakers versus monolingual speakers. All study responses are anonymous and no names will be used in the final paper. The English sentences were borrowed from http://www.insightin.com/.
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