Quiz 7: Language
Quiz 7: Language PSYC 2350
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Date Created: 10/18/15
1 Basic sounds such as quotthquot and quotkquot are called a phonemes b morphemes c syllables d vowels 1 The sentence quotThe carpet walked with the girl to buy something at the storequot IS a syntactically correct but semantically incorrect b semantically correct but syntactically incorrect c pragmatically incorrect but semantically correct d morphologically correct but semantically incorrect 1 If 4yearold Mary was to overgeneralize or overregularize when making an error with a morpheme which one of the following words would be an example a saw b turned c was d failed 1 Which is not an aspect of pragmatics a b pronouncing your words correctly using polite language J c telling convincing lies d taking turns in conversation 1 Infants are likely to utter their rst intelligible word at about months old a 7 to 10 b 16 to 18 c 5 to 7 d 10 to 15 1 Twoyearold Maya has a vocabulary that includes the word car How would she demonstrate the concept of underextension a begin to string the word together with other words b begin to use other words in its place such as van c use the word only when referring to her parent39s station wagon and not other cars d use the term when she encounters any moving vehicle 1 The psychology club is sponsoring a speaker The title of her talk is quotThe Prewired Nature of Languagequot This speaker is most likely highly supportive of the ideas of a B F Skinner b Noam Chomslql c Catherine Snow d Jerome Bruner 1 When walking through a zoo 2yearold Oliver says quotElephants are bigquot One way that his mother can enhance his language development is through recasting She could accomplish this by saying a quotDid you also see the monkeyquot b quotThat was very observantquot c quotGood jobquot d quotWas the elephant really bigquot 1 is the tendency to perceive a range of sounds that belong to the same phonemic class as identical cue femalespoken quotbaquot and malespoken llball a Categorical speech perception b Semantic bootstrapping c Differential perception d Overregularization 1 Billy had never seen a goat before or heard the word 39goat39 At the petting zoo his dad pointed to an animal and said quotLook at that goat Billyquot Billy assumes that the word 39goat39 refers to the entire goat rather than the horns tail or the color white What constraint is Billy using for language learning a principle of mutual exclusivity b independent labeling c differentialconstraint d whole object assumption
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