Theorists

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B C B V W O K V M I W I D J R D S Y Y E L
B H A J K C C X S G E Y B Y Q R C E Q J H
X Q F Q L D A V I D C R Y S T A L X C V M
W S B U I Y B L W U F Q N V T V C B B T Q
L H D E C A S P E R A N D F I F E R E X E
H M I C H A E L H A L L I D A Y C I L E K
W N T A S F Y U H Q X L P L E U P U L G U
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F S S W C D S F M X B W Q Q H K J H G C J
M I G S Q O V A W Q B S P T S M O F I C P
F H G D K E E X D A P N P K B G R N A W Y
J C N O A M C H O M S K Y L M Q G M N K M
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W A A E T C J E R O M E B R U N E R E W K
D E E R I C L E N N E B E R G V X J I I H
M J W K N C L E A N E Y G V O A H K L C I
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G I E U L B S A Y P G G Y Q U N D Y W I I

Clues

  • Categorised children's first words into four groups (9, 6)
  • Nativist that suggested that children are born with a language acquisition device. They have an innate ability to acquire language (4, 7)
  • Put child language into 7 function groups (7, 8)
  • suggested the 3 stages to question formation (7, 3, 7)
  • The grammar king who put forward the stages of negative s (5, 7)
  • The theorist that divided overextension into three categories (6, 8)
  • The theorist that identified the packing and network building around labelling (4, 9)
  • the theorist who said children learned through the input of their carers, correcting and supporting their language development (6, 6)
  • The theorist who suggested the critical period (4, 9)
  • The theorists who suggested that a three day old baby can identify their own mother's voice. (2, 6, 3, 5)

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