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  1. Though there are many theories as to how we acquire language, both first and second, one of the most prominent modern theories in the field of Second Language Acquisition (SLA) is the Comprehensible Input Hypothesis, developed by Stephen Krashen

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 23, 2009
  2. This theory was originally called the Input Hypothesis

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  3. According to Krashen, we acquire language only when we receive comprehensible input (CI)

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  4. This hypothesis claims that we move from i to i+1 by understanding input that contains i+1

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  5. In this equation, i represents previously acquired linguistic competence and extra-linguistic knowledge

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