ERIC Number: EJ256582
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
First-Language Differences in Processing Spatial/Chronological and Hierarchical Information.
Martin, Anne V.
Studies in Second Language Acquisition, v4 n1 p70-74 Fall 1981
Summarizes a study of advanced ESL university students from eight first-language backgrounds and discusses the proficiency differences found between several groups in processing two types of information patterns in written English. Suggests possible variables in cognitive strategies and skills related to the students' different cultural/linguistic backgrounds. (Author/MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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