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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: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195170009.003.0001
Introduction: Progress on the Verb Learning Front

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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

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