ERIC Number: EJ603357
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Language Development during the Adolescent Years: Aspects of Pragmatics, Syntax, and Semantics.
Nippold, Marilyn A.
Topics in Language Disorders, v20 n2 p15-28 Feb 2000
Aspects of language that develop during the adolescent years are discussed in the domains of pragmatics, syntax, and semantics. Selected topics include complex conversational behaviors that adolescents employ, syntactic attainments associated with persuasive writing; and the understanding of proverbs and figurative expressions. Relevant developmental studies are reviewed. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special Topic: Adolescence and Language Disorders.