Language Development and Disorders Notes(1)

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Unformatted text preview: . Meaning of words & word combinations Internal organization of sentences Internal organization of words Sounds to make syllables & words Use of language Use Need to learn the rules to function successfully successfully Theories of Language Development Development Nature Nature Nurture Integrated model: genetic and social dynamics Integrated Normal Language Acquisition Normal Development of cognition & communication Development occurs along a continuum Milestones attained in unique sequence of events specific to readiness to achieve. events Range of what is considered normal Birth to 12 months Birth Expressive – Babbles; imitates speech sounds – Uses speech/crying to get attention – Receptive Receptive – Plays peek-a-book/pat-a-cake – – Responds to simple requests 12 – 24 months 12 Expressive – Says more words every...
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This note was uploaded on 02/01/2014 for the course CDIS 1150 taught by Professor Leanddaniels during the Fall '08 term at UConn.

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