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・However, perhaps a more basic question is why we dream anyway? この why~の部分は why do we dream anyway じゃないんですか? ・Most of these people are elderly and when they die , they will take their language with them. 絶滅しそうな言語のことについての文の一部です。最初のthese people は 絶滅しそうな言語を話す人 をさしてると思います。最後のwith them は何を指していますか? ・I woke up with a lovely tune in my head. I thought, That's great , I wonder what that is? I wonder what that is?  の部分の語順がよくわかりません。どういうことでしょうか?


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1つめと3つめはいわゆる間接疑問文です。 Where does he live? という疑問文に対して I know where he lives.「彼がどこに住んでいるか,知っている」 こういう where he lives は疑問詞を使いながら肯定文の順序で, 名詞節として know の目的語となります。 1つめは ... question is ~「問題は~だ」の~の部分に間接疑問文 why we dream anyway「そもそも,なぜ我々は夢を見るのか」 3つめも,What is that? という疑問文に対して I wonder の目的語として間接疑問文 what that is となって, 「それは何なんだろうか,と思う」 これは中3で習うことで,普通はここでもピリオドのはずなのですが, 内容的に疑問文であるため,?がついています。 学校ではこういう英語を書くとまずいですが,実際の英語ではよく用いられます。 take に「~を持っていく」という意味がありますが, Take an umbrella with you. 「傘を持って行きなさいよ」と with you をよくつけます。 (あなたが)自分とともに,ということです。 ここでも,them は主語の they と同じです。 少数の人が話す言語の場合,その話し手が亡くなると, 自分とともに,言語を持って行ってしまう。 その人が亡くなったら同時に言語も絶滅してしまう, ということです。



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1番目と3番目の文は、文法用語では「間接疑問文」と呼ばれ るものです。 疑問詞で始まる節が名詞節を作ります。  名詞節=why we dream anyway   名詞節=what that is  この場合は、疑問詞疑問文を作ったようなご指摘の語順変化は 起きません。 皆が喋る言葉から規則を抽出した物が文法ですので、なぜ語順 変化がないかは言語学習が研究する課題となります。 2番目の文ではtheyが2回、theirが1回、themが1回出ますが 全てmost of these people を受けています。





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