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Define grammatical development

Learning the grammar of the English Language

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How many words does the child's 1st sentences consist of

2

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By 3 how many words does the child's sentences consist of

3/4

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Define overextension

Using one word to describe things of the same category

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Define underextension

Using a word to describe a thing and not others

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When is the holophrastic stage

12-18 months

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What is a holophrase and what is the function

Single word utterance & and as phrases or sentences

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Eg of a holophrase

gone

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Eg of a longer utterance

all gone

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What is dada?

interrogative

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what is dada

declarative

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what is dada!

Exclamation

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what percentage of single word utterances are nouns

60%

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what percentage of single word utterances are verbs

20%`

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When is the two word stage?

18-24 months

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What is "this is baby's chair"

possession

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what is "put baby in the chair"

command

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what is "baby is in the chair"

statement

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According to Brown what is agent

subject

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According to Brown what is entity

subject being located

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According to Brown what is action

verb

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According to Brown what is entity (2)

subject being described

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According to Brown what is location

adverbial

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According to Brown what is affected

object

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According to Brown what is adjective

attribute

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When are inflections used

Two word stage

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When are questions used

Two word stage

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When are negatives used

Two word stage

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What is nomination

Labelling a person

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What is recurrence

the repetition of events