Color term knowledge does not affect categorical perception of color in toddlers.

@article{Franklin2005ColorTK,
  title={Color term knowledge does not affect categorical perception of color in toddlers.},
  author={Anna Franklin and Ally Clifford and Emma Williamson and Ian Davies},
  journal={Journal of experimental child psychology},
  year={2005},
  volume={90 2},
  pages={114-41}
}
Categorical perception of color is shown when colors from the same category are discriminated less easily than equivalently spaced colors that cross a category boundary. The current experiments tested various models of categorical perception. Experiment 1 tested for categorical responding in 2- to 4-year-olds, the age range for the onset establishment of color term knowledge. Experiment 2 tested for categorical responding in Himba toddlers, whose language segments the color space differently… CONTINUE READING