Language-Linguistic Relativity (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 3 of 3

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Question number: 1

» Language » Linguistic Relativity

MCQ▾

Question

Who has emphasized the linguistic relativity hypothesis?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Noam Chomsky

b.

Whorf B. L.

c.

Jean Piaget

d.

Steven Pinker

Question number: 2

» Language » Linguistic Relativity

Appeared in Year: 2014

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Researchers have shown that language may play an important role in shaping important aspects of cognition.

Reason (Ꭱ)

‘Linguistic Relativity’ hypothesis suggests that language shapes or determines our thoughts and the way we think.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

Question number: 3

» Language » Linguistic Relativity

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Question

The view that the particular language people use determine how they conceive of the world, is ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Linguistic

b.

All of the above

c.

Linguistic relatively hypothesis

d.

Linguistic competence

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