ERIC Number: EJ240730
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
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Asking and Telling, a Problem of Language Acquisition: Some Data from Mexican Children.
Williamson, R.; Rodriguez, O.
Rassegna Italiana di Linguistica Applicata, v12 n2 p73-90 May-Aug 1980
Presents a study that originated from a sociolinguistic research project in Mexico City during interviews with six to seven year old children from sub-proletarian groups. The study focuses on the inability of the children to distinguish between "preguntar" and "decir" ("to ask" and "to tell"). (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Mexico (Mexico City)