Guess the language!
______ is in the Afro-Asiatic language family.
It is closely related to Arabic and Aramaic.
______ is the native language of 5 million people.
Modern ______ is an artificially created language.
It is based on long-extinct ancient ______.
The vocabulary and grammar were borrowed in part from other languages.
In this way ancient ______ was deliberately converted into a modern standard language.
This planned linguistic change is unique worldwide.
The ______ semiotic system consists of a consonantal alphabet.
That means that vowels are not written, as a rule.
They do not have their own letters.
______ text is read from right to left.
Its symbols go back to a 3000 year-old tradition.
Whoever learns ______ learns a piece of cultural history at the same time.
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