Language-Rules of Grammar & Syntax (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 9 - 15 of 17

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Question number: 9

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The rules for ordering words in sentences are called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

phonemes.

b.

grammar.

c.

syntax.

d.

heuristics.

Question number: 10

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The set of rules that governs the proper use and combination of language symbols is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

generativity

b.

phonology

c.

grammar

d.

semanticity

Question number: 11

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The third, and perhaps most essential, characteristic of language is that it is ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Syntax

b.

Grammar

c.

Productive

d.

Symbol

Question number: 12

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Consists of rules for word order in sentences is known as ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Morphemes

b.

Syntax

c.

Grammar

d.

Symbol

Question number: 13

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The phenomenon of ________ describes the application of grammatical rules without making necessary exceptions to them.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

underextension

b.

holophrastic speech

c.

overregularization

d.

telegraphic speech

Question number: 14

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The use of single words to represent whole phrases or sentences is known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

telegraphic speech

b.

over-regularization

c.

under-extension

d.

holophrastic speech

Question number: 15

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The sentence “Blue jeans wear false smiles” has correct ________ but incorrect ________

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Semantics; Syntax

b.

Phonemes; Morphemes

c.

Morphemes; Phonemes

d.

Syntax; Semantics

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