ERIC Number: EJ259794
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Verb-Pattern Alternation: The Interface of Morphology, Syntax, and Semantics in Hebrew Child Language.
Berman, Ruth A.
Journal of Child Language, v9 n1 p169-91 Feb 1982
Research with young Hebrew-speaking children revealed a development in linguistic control of the system of verb-pattern alternation from nonalternation to near mastery, with the concepts of causativity and distinctions in transitivity being lexicalized earlier than others. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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