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5 Matching questions

  1. Semantics
  2. Two-word stage
  3. Telegraphic speech
  4. Linguistic relativity
  5. Grammar
  1. a The study of meaning in language.
  2. b Beginning about age 2, the stage in speech development during which a child speaks mostly two-word statements.
  3. c in a language, a system of rules that enables us to communicate with and understand others
  4. d Whorf's hypothesis that language determines the way we think
  5. e early speech stage in which a child speaks like a telegram--'go car'--using mostly nouns and verbs and omitting 'auxiliary' words

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. in a language, the smallest distinctive sound unit
  2. the inability to see a problem from a new perspective; an impediment to problem solving
  3. a tendency to search for information that confirms one's preconceptions
  4. controls language expression-an aread of the frontal, usually in the left hemisphere, that directs the muscle movements involved in speech
  5. A tendency to approach a problem in a particular way, especially a way that has been successful in the past but may or may not be helpful in solving a new problem

5 True/False questions

  1. Morphemein a language, the smallest unit that carries meaning; may be a word or a part of a word (such as a prefix)

          

  2. Functional fixednessthe tendency to be more confident than correct--to overestimate the accuracy of one's beliefs and judgments

          

  3. Framingin a language, a system of rules that enables us to communicate with and understand others

          

  4. Overconfidencethe tendency to be more confident than correct--to overestimate the accuracy of one's beliefs and judgments

          

  5. Belief perseveranceclinging to one's initial conceptions after the basis on which they were formed has been discredited.

          

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