LANGUAGE AND THOUGHT

LANGUAGE AND THOUGHT - Psychology Know the terms No...

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Psychology Know the terms No questions for chapter 18. Just chapters 4 and 5. Make sure to study those really well. LANGUAGE AND THOUGHT Chapter 18 raises this issue. o Worfian hypothesis The realationship is one direction. More able to perceive the difference and more languages shapes their thought. Language tells psychologist the way that you think and stuff like that. o Thinking is also shaped by language. o If you had multiple words for snow, you would prercieve snow very differently. Language development o Kids start speaking at 1 year of age o There is a preverbal stage. Vowel sounds (cooing), consonant sounds (babblings), pointing. o Verbal One word stage: mom, dad, kitty, no, more, out. Two word stage: (aound 2 years old) this is when kids begin to express idea’s. stage/ telegraphic stage. Three word + stage: once they reach this stage, 4 and 5 words come right a long. All kids talk, there are a few that don’t. language learning is so rapid.
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