Language Acquisition theories

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Main exponent of behaviourism
Skinner
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The idea that children have an inborn faculty for language aquisition
Innateness
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Jean Piaget's theory, children must understand concepts before learning language
Cognitive
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Theory emphasising care-giver input
Interaction
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Acronym devised by Chomsky for children's inborn faculty
LAD
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Errors made by children based on general rules
Virtuous
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Acronym for type of speech generally used by caregivers
CDS
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Bruner coined the Language Acquisition Support ...
System
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The idea that children have an inborn faculty for language aquisition

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Innateness

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Jean Piaget's theory, children must understand concepts before learning language

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Theory emphasising care-giver input

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Acronym devised by Chomsky for children's inborn faculty

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