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  1. Aug 2019
    1. I think that listening to someone such as a teacher can help develop oral language skills because you are listening to someone with far more developed oral language and learning proper ways of saying/phrasing etc. things you may not already know.

    2. This is important to know going into teaching children these things.

    3. I believe that this is very important to teach children because it can completely change the meaning of what is being said.

    4. I think it is easy to see when children get better with the word order. For example, I remember when my cousin would say "dog big" and now can change that to "its a big dog"

    5. I started learning sign language so I think its interesting that these things are a way of using prosodic features.

    1. The modern term's meaning has been expanded[by whom?] to include the ability to use language, numbers, images, computers, and other basic means to understand, communicate, gain useful knowledge, solve mathematical problems and use the dominant symbol systems of a culture.

      this is important because it shows how much literacy has grown over time and what 'literacy' means in todays society.