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Children's science vocabulary uniquely predicts individual differences in science knowledge.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of experimental child psychology [J Exp Child Psychol] 2022 Sep; Vol. 221, pp. 105427. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 03.

Abstract:Science achievement gaps are a persistent social issue and are largely explained by individual differences in science knowledge before formal schooling. We were interested in whether children's science vocabulary relates to these differences in science...

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Evaluating Medical Lexical Simplification: Rule-Based vs. BERT.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Studies in health technology and informatics [Stud Health Technol Inform] 2021 May 27; Vol. 281, pp. 1023-1024.

Abstract:Lexical simplification (LS) can decrease the communication gap between medical experts and laypeople by replacing medical terms with layperson counterparts. In this paper, we present: 1) a rule-based approach to LS using a consumer health vocabulary, a...

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Object labeling activates young children's scale errors at an early stage of verb vocabulary growth.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of experimental child psychology [J Exp Child Psychol] 2022 Oct; Vol. 222, pp. 105471. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 06.

Abstract:Scale errors are intriguing developmental phenomena in which young children attempt to perform impossible object-specific actions toward miniature-sized objects. Of several related cognitive abilities, lexical development during toddlerhood enhances sc...

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When "shoe" becomes free from "putting on": The link between early meanings of object words and object-specific actions.

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Source(s):Cognition [Cognition] 2022 Sep; Vol. 226, pp. 105177. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 30.

Abstract:Nouns referring to objects dominate children's early vocabulary over verbs referring to actions. However, some scholars have argued that early object-word meanings cannot be easily classified into specific object categories; rather, they have much undi...

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Pragmatic contributions to early vocabulary and social communication in young autistic children with language and cognitive delays.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of communication disorders [J Commun Disord] 2022 Sep-Oct; Vol. 99, pp. 106243. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 22.

Abstract:Introduction: There are limited data on the interrelationships among pragmatic skills and expressive vocabulary and their contribution to later social communication. Understanding these relationships could inform developmental processes and early inter...

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Children's knowledge of superordinate words predicts subsequent inductive reasoning.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of experimental child psychology [J Exp Child Psychol] 2022 Sep; Vol. 221, pp. 105449. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 10.

Abstract:Children's early language knowledge-typically assessed using standardized word comprehension tests or through parental reports-has been positively linked to a variety of later outcomes, from reasoning tests to academic performance to income and health....

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Direct Neural Evidence for the Contrastive Roles of the Complementary Learning Systems in Adult Acquisition of Native Vocabulary.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Cerebral cortex (New York, N.Y. : 1991) [Cereb Cortex] 2022 Aug 03; Vol. 32 (16), pp. 3392-3405.

Abstract:The Complementary Learning Systems (CLS) theory provides a powerful framework for considering the acquisition, consolidation, and generalization of new knowledge. We tested this proposed neural division of labor in adults through an investigation of th...

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A short-form version of the Australian English Communicative Development Inventory.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International journal of speech-language pathology [Int J Speech Lang Pathol] 2022 Aug; Vol. 24 (4), pp. 341-351. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 06.

Abstract:Purpose: The Australian English Communicative Development Inventory (OZI) is a 558-item parent report tool for assessing language development at 12-30 months. Here, we introduce the short form (OZI-SF), a 100-item, picture-supported, online instrument ...

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Norms of vocabulary, reading, and spelling tests in French university students.

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Source(s):Behavior research methods [Behav Res Methods] 2022 Aug; Vol. 54 (4), pp. 1611-1625. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Sep 10.

Abstract:The purpose of the present paper is to provide the norms of widely used tests of vocabulary, reading, and spelling skills for a French population of young adults. Data were collected from 18- to 26-year-old university students during individual session...

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A new semantic resource responding to the principles of Open Science: The meat thesaurus as an IT tool for dialogue between sector actors.

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Source(s):Meat science [Meat Sci] 2022 Oct; Vol. 192, pp. 108849. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 20.

Abstract:Nowadays, it is important to make the results of scientific research accessible in a simple and understandable way according to the Open Science policy. This movement uses tools to enhance findability and interoperability of data. This paper describes ...

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