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Second language acquisition and universal grammar / Lydia White.

by Lydia White

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, U.K, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Second language acquisition.,
  • Grammar, Comparative and general.,
  • Interlanguage (Language learning),
  • Principles and parameters (Linguistics)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-311) and index.

    SeriesCambridge textbooks in linguistics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP118.2 .W39 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 316 p. :
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3562958M
    ISBN 100521792053, 0521796474
    LC Control Number2002031058

    D. Goals of This Book: to reintroduce teachers to theory and 7 hopefully to gain their confidence again Notes 8 II. Second Language Acquisition Theory 9 A. Five Hypotheses About Second Language Acquisition 10 1. The acquisition-learning distinction 10 2. The natural order hypothesis 12 (a) Transitional forms 14 3. The Monitor hypothesis 15Cited by: In , Lydia White published the book Second Language Acquisition and Universal Grammar, which extends the claims that the process of second language acquisition is guided and constrained by Universal Grammar. As of April , Lydia White has o citations on Google Scholar, and her h-index is [5] Books.

      This book explores the relationship between linguistic universals and second language acquisition. Although no knowledge of generative grammar is presupposed, the theoretical framework underlying the work is the principles and parameters approach to Universal Grammar (UG), as realized in Chomsky's Government and Binding recent research, the question has arisen as to Cited by: Universal grammar and language acquisition --Principles of universal grammar in L2 acquisition --The initial state --Grammars beyond the initial state: parameters and functional categories --The transition problem, triggering and input --Morphological variability and the morphology/syntax interface --Argument structure --Ultimate attainment.

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UNIVERSAL GRAMMAR IN SECOND LANGUAGE ACQUISITION: THE NATURE OF INTERLANGUAGE REPRESENTATION* Lydia White McGill University Constraints on representation In this paper, I provide an overview of differing perspectives on the role of Universal Grammar (UG) in second language acquisition (SLA).

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Universal grammar (UG), in modern linguistics, is the theory of the genetic component of the language faculty, usually credited to Noam basic postulate of UG is that a certain set of structural rules are innate to humans, independent of sensory more linguistic stimuli received in the course of psychological development, children then adopt specific syntactic rules.

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