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If a man experience a severe brain damage and not likely to ever regain language skills, which part of the brain is affected? left hemisphere
why is it harder to learn another language once we've passed a certain chronological age? there is a sensitive period during youth when we are primed to develop language
verbal niceties of language pragmatics
what aspect of language is used when: Friends hug each other as sign of affection example of pragmatics
best summary of research into animal language animals can learn to communicate with symbols and signs,but there is no clear evidence that they can combine symbols into complex phrases
language is a form of communication with use of spoken , written or gestural symbols that are combined in a rule-based form
when bob's grandpa asks "do you know what time it is?" and bob replies "yes". The absence of appropriate response indicates that bob lacks the understanding of the __ of language pragmatics

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