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True/False// The idea of "language gap"correctly claims that economically challengedfamiliesproduce linguistically impoverished environments for...


1.      True/False// The idea of "language gap" correctly claims that economically challenged families produce linguistically impoverished environments for children.


2.      Multiple choice//    Research of linguistic anthropologist, Olga Solomon, shows that communicative style in therapy sessions for children with autism work better when (pick one):


a. The therapist speaks in a less emotional way


  b. The therapist speaks in the way that shows deep emotional engagement with the child


  c. The therapist talks in a way that moves freely from one topic to another to engage the child


d. The therapist shows engagement with the child by maintaining a steady eye contact

3- Multiple choice:  Applied linguistic anthropological research shows that the use of computer by the practitioner while

           meeting with the patient (select one):

  a. May contribute to power imbalance involved in these meeting by being controlled by the health provider. 


b. Allows the patient to participate in the decision-making about what goes on their medical record.


c. Allows the patient monitor their medical records and check them for accuracy.


d. Promotes a sense of partnership between the patient and health provider.



4.    True/False


As long as the translator is highly fluent in the languages spoken by the patient and by the provider, their

communicative styles do not affect clinical outcomes.


5.    True/False


When an Indigenous language, such as Kaska, is associated with the elders, this language

ideology may deter younger generation from learning and using the language by linking

respect for elders with being quiet and passive.




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