Language-Structure of Language (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 7 of 10

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Question number: 1

» Language » Structure of Language

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Study of the meaning of words and language is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Encoded

b.

Morphemes

c.

Semantics

d.

Phonemes

Question number: 2

» Language » Structure of Language

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A language must provide ________ that can stand for objects and ideas.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Words

b.

Symbols

c.

Speech

d.

Sounds

Question number: 3

» Language » Structure of Language

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The characteristic of language marked by the ability to refer to objects and events that are not present is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

displacement

b.

semanticity

c.

generativity

d.

phonology

Question number: 4

» Language » Structure of Language

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Critics consider “sentences” constructed by apes to be ________ responses having little meaning to the animal.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Operant

b.

Negation

c.

Unprompted

d.

Conditioned

Question number: 5

» Language » Structure of Language

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Question

Speech marked by reliance on nouns and verbs, while omitting other parts of speech, including articles and prepositions represents:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

over-regularization

b.

holophrastic speech

c.

under-extension

d.

telegraphic speech

Question number: 6

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Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Understanding about one’s own use of language systematically is referred as

(June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Metalinguistic awareness

b.

Syntax

c.

Pragmatics

d.

Pronunciation

Question number: 7

» Language » Structure of Language

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Question

A body of words, or symbols and rules for combining them that is used for communication and thought and is understood by a sizeable community is ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Muscular imagery

b.

Concept

c.

Image

d.

Language

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