ERIC Number: EJ247939
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
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Speech Play and Language Development in Young Children.
Pellegrini, A. D.
Journal of Research and Development in Education, v14 n3 p73-80 Spr 1981
Through the process of manipulating language through speech play, young children learn the rules of their linguistic system. Metalinguistic awareness implies access to the rule system of language and the ability to distinguish between acceptable and unacceptable language usage. (JN)
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