ERIC Number: EJ259652
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jan
Functions of Consonant Assimilation and Reduplication in Early Word Productions of Mentally Retarded Children.
Prater, Rex J.
American Journal of Mental Deficiency, v86 n4 p399-404 Jan 1982
Spontaneous speech samples were elicited from eight mentally retarded children (three to six years old). Examples of consonant assimilation and reduplication found in their speech samples were separately analyzed to examine how these phonological processes function in the phonologies of retarded children. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A