Questions from lecture 4
Q1. Is language acquisition based on direct perception of environment?
Q2. A child can hear sounds before her/his birth.
Q3. Is it possible for a infant to discriminate one language from another.
Q4. Describe The Motherese Hypothesis.
Q5. The child-centered style of a speech is essential for the child to learn language.
Q6. What can imitation NOT predict in the study of child language acquisition?
A. Exaggerate contours
B. Kin terms and body parts
C. Predicable errors
D. Lexical qualities
Q7. Frequency can be an explanation for language acquisition.
Q8. Acquisition requires the inputs based on …
B. Universal Grammar
C. Perceptual Restoration
Questions from lecture 5
Q1. Can we ask a child for a judgement of grammar?
Q2. Which can be observed directly?
Q3. Describe Competence in this study.