Situational Elicitation Frame
A situational elicitation frame is a hypothetical situation that is constructed to help you constrain and control what you elicit.
- A frame for eliciting verbs
To find the vernacular expression for the English word language associate the following story:rescue, you tell a
Then you ask the language associate “What happened?” or “What did the father do?”
The language associate gives you one or more vernacular expressions for “He rescued her.”
- A frame for eliciting expressions
To find out appropriate vernacular greetings, you ask a language associate the following questions:
The language associate gives you one or more vernacular expressions for greetings.