Child Psychology Exam 3: Chapter 9


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language
 
a system that relates sounds (and gestures) to meaning
phonology
 
refers to sounds of a language
semantics
 
the study of words and their meaning
pragmatics
 
the study of how people use language to communicate effectively
phonemes
 
unique sounds that can be joined to create words
infant-directed speech
 
adults speak slowly and wth exaggerated changes in pitch and loudness

referential style
 
their vocabularies mainly consist of words that name objects, persons, and actions
expressive style
 
vocab includes some names but also social phrases
telegraphic speech
 
consists of words directly relevant to the meaning
grammatical morphemes
 
words of endings of words tht make a sentence grammatical
overrregularization
 
applying rules to words that are exceptions to the rules
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