Language Acquisition theorist quiz

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1. What is a holophrase?

  • When a child is able to construct a whole utterance
  • A child's unique take on a word
  • A function proposed by John Dore
  • A function that was criticised by Jerome Bruner
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2. Which theorists coincides with the nature debate?

  • Jean Piaget
  • Noam Chomsky
  • Leslie Rescorla
  • David Crystal

3. Labelling, Calling, Greeting and Requesting Action are examples from which theorist's propositions?

  • John Dore
  • Jean Piaget
  • Noam Chomsky
  • Lev Vygotsky

4. Which theorist coincides with the nurture debate?

  • Leslie Rescorla
  • B.F Skinner
  • John Dore
  • David Crystal

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

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

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Jasminew21898

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

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