Introduction: Progress on the Verb Learning Front

Roberta Michnick Golinkoff and Kathy Hirsh-Pasek

in Action Meets Word

Published in print April 2006 | ISBN: 9780195170009
Published online April 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199893300 | DOI:
Introduction: Progress on the Verb Learning Front

Show Summary Details


This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of the meaning of a verb, and whether verbs are really harder to learn than nouns. It then considers how to gauge progress in the area of verb learning. An overview of the subsequent chapters is presented.

Keywords: nouns; verbs; verb learning

Chapter.  13143 words. 

Subjects: Developmental Psychology

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.