Psycholinguistic

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  • 1. 
    A child at the age of five has at least …………. active vocabulary. 
    • A. 

      5,000

    • B. 

      7,000

    • C. 

      2, 000

  • 2. 
    Which type of words do the kids learn first?
    • A. 

      Item of food

    • B. 

      Name of animals

    • C. 

      Name of flowers

  • 3. 
    Referring to all the men as “daddy” is an example of—
    • A. 

      Overgeneralization

    • B. 

      Differentiation

    • C. 

      Assimilation

  • 4. 
    By the age of seven, a kid knows—
    • A. 

      More than 6000 words

    • B. 

      More than 4000 words

    • C. 

      More than 10,000 words

  • 5. 
    A child first includes a word in its mental dictionary and gradually learns the semantic features. This phenomenon is known as—
    • A. 

      Natural development

    • B. 

      Vertical development

    • C. 

      Horizontal development

  • 6. 
    The number of active vocabulary is likely to be higher than the passive vocabulary. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Children’s vocabulary reflects the frequency of words used by the adults. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Children not only acquire the words from adults’ speech but also they learn the same meaning.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Vertical development is the reason of overgeneralization . 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    A new born baby learn new words inductively
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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