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The Developing Child

Psychology

Quiz 8 :

The Development of Language

Quiz 8 :

The Development of Language

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Missy has been babbling while she watches her father read the paper. Her babbling has ended with a falling intonation indicating
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The sequence of development in the prelinguistic phase of language development is
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From six months on, babies begin engaging in ________, which is a sound pattern consisting of consonants and vowels.
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B

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All of the following changes occur at 9 or 10 months of age EXCEPT
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Fenson's research on language indicates that children's first words appear by the age of
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Researchers have found that deaf children
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Which of the following babies is most likely to show a preference for the stress patterns of his or her native language?
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The most common gesture infants use is
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In the past week, Larry has learned to wave "bye-bye" when his mother goes to work. How old is he?
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Which of the following statements about babbling is CORRECT?
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According to linguists, any sound or set of sounds that is used consistently to refer to some thing, action, or quality is considered to be
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According to your text, what is the relationship between receptive language and expressive language in early language development?
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Marsha is anxious to hear her baby say his first real words. At about what age will this occur?
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The gestural language of infants
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Terry is an average 16-month-old. He will probably have a speaking vocabulary of how many words?
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By one or two months of age, most babies can
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An infant first understands the meaning of individual words spoken to him/her at about
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The type of vocalization used by infants between 6 and 12 months of age is
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Sounds, signs, or symbols that communicate meaning are called
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From birth to about one month of age, we would expect that a baby's most common sound is
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