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Unformatted text preview: recognize conceptual distinctions between the objects. This illustrates: a. telegraphic speech. b. linguistic determinism. c. the linguistic acquisition device. d. complex syntax. 5. Research on the language capabilities of apes indicates that they cannot: a. translate spoken words into signs. b. acquire a vocabulary of more than two dozen signs. c. use signs to communicate with other members of their own species. d. grammatically order language symbols as well as most 3-year-old children...
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- Winter '08
- Psychology, universal grammar, A. telegraphic speech, B. Whorf, Linguistic acquisition device