Taken together, the findings here suggest that distributional frequency information plays an important role in native speaker competence in denominal verb formation, and is further suggestive of a model of the mental lexicon that is quite dynamic and interactive.Table. 3.2. Test. item. scenarios. for. OVEN. So, for example, all of the eight versions of the ... When she was only 10 years old, while other girls were using electricity for their easy-bake ovens, she took a few household items and turned them into a solar-powered oven. ... For example, she took a cardboard box and some crayons and made it look like the easy-bake ovens some of the other kids had.
|Title||:||Denominal Verb Formation in English|
|Author||:||Carolyn A. Gottfurcht|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2007|