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ERIC Number: EJ129552
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Publication Date: 1975
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Children's Strategies for Interpreting Complex Comparative Questions
Townsend, David J.; Erb, Melinda
Journal of Child Language, 2, 2, 271-277, Nov 75
In an experiment in which preschool children were asked questions such as "Which box is taller than it is fat?" the results were interpreted to mean that the linguistic strategy of attending to the first clause is more resistant to change than the preference for simply choosing the largest object. (Author/RM)
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