ERIC Number: ED230060
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
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Second Language Acquisition Studies. Series on Issues in Second Language Research.
Bailey, Kathleen M., Ed.; And Others
This collection of 16 papers covers theoretical issues and research on interlanguage development and second language acquisition variables. Among the specific topics addressed are: morpheme group interactions, acquisition of complex sentences in English as a second language, uniformity in interlanguage development, Spanish-English basilang, acquisition and forgetting of Hindi-Urdu negation by English speaking children, contact-induced language change, immersion program results, age differences in second language acquisition, the role of the right hemisphere in second language acquisition, self-esteem and the acquisition of French, and cloze procedures in relation to long term vocabulary retention. (RW)
Descriptors: Age Differences, English (Second Language), Immersion Programs, Interlanguage, Language Research, Learning Processes, Second Language Learning, Spanish
Newbury House Publishers, Inc., Rowley, MA 01969 ($19.95).
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Books; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Identifiers: Language Attrition
Note: Papers presented at the Los Angeles Second Language Research Forum (3rd, Los Angeles, CA, February 29-March 2, 1980).