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Unformatted text preview: language-Broca’s – language diffculty producing sign language-Acquisitional stages are the same-The brain does not prefer one over the other.-Speech is manifestation of language Delayed Acquisition of Sign language chapter 16-often deaf children do not get exposed to SL until several years after birth-this provides a test for the critical period hypothesis-Finding: fluency declines with later exposure MOVIE – 1980 – Nicaraguan revolution-Children communicated with each other in their own way. -Languages needs trigger – community to share communication with each other.-syntax constraints on language that all human beings share- allow us to communicate truly a languages...
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