Theories

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  • Theories
    • Chomsky
    • Skinner
      • Behaviorist theory- children imitate adults
        • Rewarded for saying something right so do it again
    • Bruner
      • Social interaction
  • Rewarded for saying something right so do it again
  • LAD-Language Acquisition Device
    • All languages have subjec/verb/object structure and we know this- helps us to learn language
    • Innate- born with it
      • Chomsky
  • Piaget
    • Theories
      • Skinner
        • Behaviorist theory- children imitate adults
        • Bruner
          • Social interaction
      • Cognitive
    • Language comes with knowledge- you can't describe something you don't understand
      • You need to understand the concept before using comparatives or superlatives
      • Cognitive
    • Interaction scaffolds development
      • LASS- Language Acquisition Support System
    • Jim
      • LASS- Language Acquisition Support System

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