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Action Meets WordHow children learn verbs$
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Kathryn A. Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta M. Golinkoff

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780195170009

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195170009.001.0001

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Introduction: Progress on the Verb Learning Front

Introduction: Progress on the Verb Learning Front

(p.3) Introduction: Progress on the Verb Learning Front
Action Meets Word

Roberta Michnick Golinkoff

Kathy Hirsh-Pasek

Oxford University Press

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

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