By R. R. Jordan

ISBN-10: 0582400198

ISBN-13: 9780582400191

Educational Writing direction is designed for college kids embarking on extra experiences during the medium of English. This profitable path is appropriate for college students at Cambridge First certificates point and above.

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F. (1987). A note on neonatal imitation. Developmental Review, 7,86-92. , & Lightbown, P. (1974). Imitation in language development: If, when, and why? Cognitive Psychology, 6, 380-420. Bonvillian, 1. R. (1976). Languages and language-related skills in deaf and hearing children. Sign Language Studies, 12, 211-250. , & Fraser, C. (1963). The acquisition of syntax. In C. S. ), Verbal behavior and learning: Problems and processes (pp. 158-197). New York: McGraw-Hill. Chomsky, N. (1959). F. Skinner.

Understanding the ontogenetically prior development of nonverbal deferred imitation may help illuminate a basic cognitive prerequisite of language acquisition. In fact, at least one influential theorist, namely Piaget, has argued that the roots of language learning can be directly traced to prior developments in nonverbal imitation. A major point in the recent Piaget-Chomsky debate (PiattelliPalmarini, 1980) was whether nonverbal imitation is a developmental foundation for the emergence of language, as Piaget advocates, or whether the two domains, nonverbal imitation and language, are entirely distinct, as Chomsky argues.

Gleitman, H. (1981). ). New York: Norton. 20 1 A Fresh Look at Imitation in Language Learning Gopnik, A. (1988, July 4). The New Yorker, 61-65. , & Schneiderman, M. (1984). Brown & Hanlon revisited: Mothers' sensitivity to ungrammatical forms. Journal of Child Language, 11, 81-88. , & Palermo, D. (1964). Mediation processes and the acquisition oflinguistic structure. In U. Bellugi & R. ). The acquisition of language. Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, 29-1, 141-169. O.

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