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2. What is the definition of assimilation?

  • Some sounds change because of other sounds around them. Usually, the first consonant sound is influence by the second
  • Also known as babbling, consonant-vowel (CV) patterns are repeated
  • A process were an extra vowel is added to the world to make a CVCV structure
  • Children find it difficult to articulate groups of consonants so they reduce the phoneme to just one consonant

3. When do children acquire the alveolar phonemes according to Crystal?

  • 6-12 months
  • 6-9 months
  • 9 months
  • 6 months

4. When do children acquire the velar phonemes according to Crystal?

  • 9 months
  • 6 months
  • 6-9 months
  • 12 months

5. Which is an example of reduplication?

  • nana (banana)
  • mamama
  • mummy
  • pi (pig)


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