Langauge (GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) Psychology): Questions 10 - 14 of 14

Get 1 year subscription: Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 442 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes. View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 300.00 or

Question number: 10

» Langauge » Units (Phonemes, Morphemes, Phrases)

MCQ▾

Question

Two bears and a donkey lived happily ever after. According to Chomsky’s work, this sentence has its own, unique

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

surface structure

b.

phonemes

c.

deep structure

d.

semantic differential

e.

morphemes

Question number: 11

» Langauge » Langauge Theories, Applications and Issues

MCQ▾

Question

According to Vygotsky, what happens to the meaning that a child initially gives to a word?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

It creates a bias about how that child will later perceive reality.

b.

It remains stable throughout life.

c.

It facilities the memorization of language.

d.

It consistently mirrors that of the parents.

e.

It undergoes change as the child gains experience.

Question number: 12

» Langauge » Verbal and Nonverbal Communication

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following children would probably acquire language the slowest?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

A boy exposed to two languages

b.

A girl exposed to only one language

c.

Because of the LAD, all children acquire language at precisely the same rate.

d.

A girl exposed to two languages

e.

A boy exposed to only one language

Question number: 13

» Langauge » Units (Phonemes, Morphemes, Phrases)

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following is NOT a morpheme?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

The vowel combination “ee”

b.

The suffix “s”

c.

The word “cat”

d.

The suffix “-ed”

e.

The prefix “anti-“

Question number: 14

» Langauge » Speech Perception and Processing

MCQ▾

Question

An individual with Wernicke’s aphasia would have difficulty

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

uttering words

b.

understanding what is said to him

c.

remembering recent events

d.

creating a logical sentence

e.

spelling

f Page
Sign In