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ERIC Number: EJ440019
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0012-1649
Young Children and Adults Use Lexical Principles to Learn New Nouns.
Golinkoff, Roberta Michnick; And Others
Developmental Psychology, v28 n1 p99-108 Jan 1992
In three experiments, adults and 30-month-old children (1) selected a novel object as the referent for a novel term; (2) extended the new word to another exemplar; and (3) allowed the new word to preempt another novel label from applying to the just-named object. (BC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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