Natalie Yu (Yu Tsz Sum) HIST 249-609 March 1, 2009 HISTORY 249 (Spring 2009) Essay Assignment 1 Question 1 Examine the Challenges that European governments faced at the end of the First World War. Why did extreme ideologies gain in this period? Be sure
Natalie Yu (Yu Tsz Sum) February 28, 2009 JMC 101 Intro to Mass Media Section 608 Jennifer Draeger The Torch in Her Hand Shines "Like No OtherTM "
Growing up in Hong Kong, I remembered Japan-founded companies had always dominated the electronics market in
Natalie Yu Tsz Sum (1155000186) LING3201 First Language Acquisition Assignment 2 October 28, 2011. 1. (i) In Chomsky (1990), four problems are identified which are considered to be central to the study of language. What are they? 1. What is the system of
LING1003 Assignment 2 Natalie Yu Tsz Sum (1155000186) November 7, 2011. A 1. The "Present Perfect Puzzle" is characterized by "past-adverb constraint", that the present perfect cannot be modified by adverbials referring to the past, which appears to be qu
Tutorial #8B November 8 1. Constituents hierarchical grouping; Syntactic movements ex: movements (wh-), embedding, inversion, conjunction 2. Lexical category Open class Content words Express semantic content in the sense of describing/denoting reference,
The file on Bulger runs to more than 13,000 separate documents. By talking with FBI task-force members (many of whom asked to remain anonymous for the safety of their families) about what's in that file, it's possible to build a picture that could give cl
Natalie Yu Tsz Sum (1155000186) LING3201 First Language Acquisition Tutorial questions #5 active preparation *[Textbook] Lust, Barbara. 2006. Ch. 10 "The acquisition of semantics" (pp. 219-241). 1. What is meant by `the intension of a word' and `the exten
Natalie Yu Tsz Sum (1155000186) LING3201 FLA Term Project plan (Initial)
Term Project on first language acquisition
I plan to work individually on the analysis of sentence final particles in Cantonese. Since the usage of these sentence final particles are
Natalie Yu Tsz Sum (1155000186) LING3201 Active Preparation on Tutorial Questions #3 October 4, 2011. *[Textbook] Lust, Barbara. 2006. Ch. 3 "What is the problem of language acquisition" (pp.2848) and Ch. 4.2.1-4.2.2 "A rationalist approach; Challenges to
Natalie Yu Tsz Sum (1155000186) LING3201 Assignment 1 October 3, 2011. 1 (a) In both numbers in both scripts, the utterances of "xxx" which something said by the child that cannot be heard clearly are omitted and not taken into calculation. The MLU calcul
Natalie Yu Tsz Sum (1155000186) LING1003 Assignment 1 October 2, 2011. Part A (i) I tried query terms of "me", "her", but there were too many occurrences of these pronouns. To get more accurate results, I learned to put <s> in front of our query words, an
LING3201 FLA Natalie Yu Tsz Sum (1155000186) Assignment 3 November 22, 2011. 1. That is a transformational operation trying to test whether children give structureindependent responses such as (iii) *Is the man who running is bald? , using a simple experi
Natalie Yu (1155000186) UGD 298U (Tutor: Justin) March 14, 2011 Meanings of Life: Undergraduate Take-Home Midterm Questions
1. What is the relation between "the meaning of life" and ikigai? To understand the relations between "the meaning of life" and iki
Natalie Yu 1. What is the difference between linguistics and linguistic anthropology? According to Salzmann (and me having taken both linguistics and linguistic anthropology courses), there are certain resemblance and divergence between linguistics and li
Natalie Yu 3. How do the Hopi examples help illustrate the relationship between language and thought in the Sapir-Whorf hypothesis? The Sapir-Whorf hypothesis suggests that a people's worldview is reflected from the lexicon and grammar of their language.
Natalie Yu (,Tsz Sum) 4. Define and illustrate the following terms: phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, and discourse. To start briefly, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics are the different aspects that linguists study in the structure of lang
Natalie Yu 5. How does the phrase "Colorless green ideas sleep furiously" help us understand the difference between language acquisition and language learning? From the very first video we saw in the course, the famous sentence by Noam Chomsky, "Colorless
Natalie Yu 6. Will computers conversing with humans represent the next stage of language evolution? Many says that computers have been "taught" to talk, but according to Napoli (and in my own opinion), computers do not have language; the sounds they are p
Quiz (Discussion Focus) One 1.
What distinction does Napoli make between communication and language?
According to Napoli, to communicate is one of the main purposes of language. And there are many ways to communicate, using language is one of them, yet ma
Natalie Yu Anthro 105401 March 4, 2009 Week #6 Pop Language Project Q: Does computer language constitute the next human language?
zLanguage changes swiftly especially in recent decades with the emergence of pop culture. With the booming popularity of the
Natalie Yu February 1, 2011 German Beginners 2 Dialog 1 (P.52) (Black font= Kunde Brown font= Verkauferin) Tag! Tag! Sie wnschen? Ich htte gern Orangen. Wie viel Orangen mchten Sie? 1 kg, bitte. Haben Sie auch Apfel? Ja, natrlich. Auch 1 kg mchten Sie? Hm
Natalie Yu (1155000186) March 23, 2011. An E-mail to a new German friend Liebe Olivia,
Hallo Olivia, wie gehts es Ihnen? Sie sind meine Partnerin fr den Online-Sprache Austauschprogramms, und ich mochte zu Ihnen um mich vorstellen.
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