ERIC Number: EJ259788
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Feb
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Overextension and Underextension in the Child's Expressive and Receptive Speech.
Kay, Deborah A.; Anglin, Jeremy M.
Journal of Child Language, v9 n1 p83-98 Feb 1982
Young children were found to overextend and underextend newly uttered but previously understood words. The data are discussed in terms of differences between children's and adult's word meanings and between comprehension and production. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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