Reading Check 6 Chapter 2

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Reading Check 6 Chapter 2 1. From Vygotsky's perspective, what important role does inner speech play? A. By giving ourselves directions about what to do next, we guide ourselves through complex tasks. B. By using words mentally as well as orally, we develop a more abstract representation of the world. C. By practicing linguistic structures mentally, we develop more complex language capabilities. D. By talking to ourselves about what we should have done or said in a particular situation, we remember that situation more vividly. 2. Research regarding learning a second language yields which of the following conclusions? A . The ability to learn a second language is greatest in the toddler and preschool years. B . We do not yet conclusively know if there is a "best" time to learn a second language. C . The ability to learn a second language increases with age until adolescence, when it starts to decline. D . The ability to learn a second language increases with age until adulthood, when it starts to decline. 3. Maureen vehemently denies that trees are plants. Her understanding of what a plant is reflects which of the following error? A.a pragmatic error B. overgeneralization C. undergeneralization D. overregularization 4. LaWanda understands that a single sentence can sometimes be interpreted in two or more ways. For example, she realizes that the sentence "I know more beautiful women than Miss America" has two possible interpretations: "I know women who are more
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