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Question 1   Question text A 17 - year - old camp counselor is trying to teach a new game to 5 - and 6 - year - olds . He begins by asking : “ O.K. , do any of you know some games where you look for things that are hidden ? ” His strategy would be called Select one :
a. trying to establish common ground .
b. emphasizing prosody .
c. a shallow level of processing .
d. trying to solve the linearization problem .
Question 2   Question text An English professor has just asked the students in his class to revise their term papers . He is likely to find that Select one :
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Question 3   Question text Anne is 20 years old , and she has spoken English all her life . She took Spanish courses in both high school and college . She enrolls in a study - abroad program in Buenos Aires , and becomes fluent in Spanish before returning to the United States . Anne 's situation is an example of Select one :
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Question 4   Question text A professor looks out at her class and notices that Jackie is falling asleep . She says loudly : " Would n't you be more comfortable in your own bed , Jackie ? " The professor is using a kind of directive known as Select one :
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Question 6   Question text If you give a friend a fairly lengthy description about how you studied for your last exam , you are producing Select one :
a. discourse .
b. pragmatics .
c. a directive .
d. prosody .
Question 7   Question text Psychologists have conducted more research on language comprehension than on language production . Which of the following students provides the best explanation for this discrepancy ?
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Chapter 10 – practice quiz Question 1 Question text A 17-year-old camp counselor is trying to teach a new game to 5- and 6-year-olds. He begins by asking: “O.K., do any of you know some games where you look for things that are hidden?” His strategy would be called Select one: a. trying to establish common ground. b. emphasizing prosody. c. a shallow level of processing. d. trying to solve the linearization problem.
Question 2 Question text An English professor has just asked the students in his class to revise their term papers. He is likely to find that Select one:
Question 3 Question text Anne is 20 years old, and she has spoken English all her life. She took Spanish courses in both high school and college. She enrolls in a study-abroad program in Buenos Aires, and becomes fluent in Spanish before returning to the United States. Anne's situation is an example of Select one:

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