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2. What is the name of the theory that foudn evidence that men interupt more and try to control conversations?

  • Difference theory
  • Dominance theory
  • Deficit theory

3. What is it called when a child makes a mistake that is understandable because it conforms to normal patterns of language?

  • Observatory error
  • Understandable error
  • Virtuous error
  • Conformative error

4. What is meant by convergence?

  • Speaking in a way which is similar to your audience
  • Speaking in a way which is markedly different to your audience

5. Which theorist found the seven functions within children's speech?

  • Barclay
  • Gentry
  • Halliday
  • Kroll

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