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ERIC Number: EJ267424
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Aug
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Learning Mathematics in a Second Language: A Problem with More and Less.
Jones, Peter L.
Educational Studies in Mathematics, v13 n3 p269-87 Aug 1982
Students in Papua, New Guinea were given a test in which the words more and less were used in different contexts. Half the pupils studied had English as their first language; for the other half English was a second language. Study results of pupil errors suggested serious educational implications. (MP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Papua New Guinea