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2. Instrumental, Regulatory and Heuristic are all examples from which theorists propositions?

  • Noam Chomsky
  • Jerome Bruner
  • Michael Halliday
  • John Dore

3. 'A child is egocentric' - which theorist proposed this?

  • Jean Piaget
  • Lev Vygotsky
  • John Dore
  • B.F Skinner

4. Which theorist proposed that a child has a LAD (Language Acquisition Device)?

  • Noam Chomsky
  • John Dore
  • Jerome Bruner
  • David Crystal

5. What is a holophrase?

  • When a child is able to construct a whole utterance
  • A function that was criticised by Jerome Bruner
  • A child's unique take on a word
  • A function proposed by John Dore




A holophrase is a single utterance. A child's unique take on a word is called a proto word.

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