A2 English Language

Quick quiz on the Child Language Acquisition Theory's for A2 English Language!

HideShow resource information
What was Skinners theory?
Imitation
1 of 5
Whats does Chomskys LAD stand for?
Language Acquisition Device
2 of 5
Who's theory says that Language development goes hand in hand with the development of thinking and knowledge (Cognitive Development)?
Piaget
3 of 5
Who created the Social Interaction Theory?
Halliday
4 of 5
Lenneberg's theory says that the human brain is designed to acquire language at a certain time, true or false?
True
5 of 5

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

Whats does Chomskys LAD stand for?

Back

Language Acquisition Device

Card 3

Front

Who's theory says that Language development goes hand in hand with the development of thinking and knowledge (Cognitive Development)?

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

Who created the Social Interaction Theory?

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

Lenneberg's theory says that the human brain is designed to acquire language at a certain time, true or false?

Back

Preview of the front of card 5

Comments

Dale

Report

Question 4 is incorrect, it is Lev vygotsky that came up with the social interactionist theory

Ly Lau

Report

Q4 is wrong. It's actually Bruner that suggested the Social Interaction theory of Child Directed Speech and Language Acquisition Support System.

Matt Lanter's the best!! :)

Report

thanks

Fay Arnison

Report

It is Bruner who came up with the social interaction theory.... Leaning through turn talking etc.

Similar English Language resources:

See all English Language resources »See all Child language acquisition resources »