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jeopardy
used in Do You Speak American?

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Definition
in danger of misfortune or suffering a loss
  • Then they divided into four teams to play a game like Jeopardy! in which they were awarded points for getting the right answers to language questions.
    six — Bad-mouthing Black English (68% in)
  • Cooke wrote, "The day that the immigrant's tongue becomes the first language of any community or— God forbid—a state, the American experiment will be in serious jeopardy of falling apart.
    five — Hispanic Immigration: Reconquest or Assimilation? (68% in)

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