ERIC Number: EJ228014
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980-Jun
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Listening for Mispronunciations in a Children's Story: The Use of Context by Children and Adults.
Cole, Ronald A.; Perfetti, Charles A.
Journal of Verbal Learning and Verbal Behavior, v19 n3 p297-315 Jun 1980
The early and continued use of semantic, syntactic and contextual clues in recognizing mispronounced words was demonstrated in an experiment involving preschoolers, grade school students and college students. Errors in highly predictable words and contexts were most easily recognized by all regardless of reading ability. (PMJ)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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