CHILD DIRECTED SPEECH

CHILD DIRECTED SPEECH

DEFINITION; know as "motherese, caretaker speech" + sometimes "fatherese". It refers to the ways in which adults speak to young children.

PHONOLOGICAL FEATURES

  • EXAGGERATED INTONATIONS, STRESS ON WORDS
  • HIGHER PITCH
  • REPETITION
  • SLOWER PACE
  • LONGER PAUSES

LEXICAL FEATURES

  • SIMPLE VOCABULARY
  • REDUPLICATION
  • DIMINUTIVES
  • LEXICAL CHOICE FOCUS

GRAMMATICAL FEATURES

  • SIMPLE…

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CHILD DIRECTED SPEECH

CHILD DIRECTED SPEECH

DEFINITION; know as "motherese, caretaker speech" + sometimes "fatherese". It refers to the ways in which adults speak to young children.

PHONOLOGICAL FEATURES

  • EXAGGERATED INTONATIONS, STRESS ON WORDS
  • HIGHER PITCH
  • REPETITION
  • SLOWER PACE
  • LONGER PAUSES

LEXICAL FEATURES

  • SIMPLE VOCABULARY
  • REDUPLICATION
  • DIMINUTIVES
  • LEXICAL CHOICE FOCUS

GRAMMATICAL FEATURES

  • SIMPLE…

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