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ERIC Number: EJ255018
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
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The Function of Metaphor in Children's Recall of Expository Passages.
Pearson, P. David; And Others
Journal of Reading Behavior, v13 n3 p249-61 Fall 1981
Through a series of three studies, the facilitative effect of metaphors on children's recall of expository passages was evaluated. Data supports the view that metaphors can serve the function of bridging new and old information in unfamiliar textual settings. (HOD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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