ERIC Number: EJ290285
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
What Problems Do American Indians Have with English?
Fletcher, J. D.
Journal of American Indian Education, v23 n1 p1-14 Oct 1983
A literature survey to determine problems American Indians experience with English focused on problems solvable through computer presentation of materials. Recommendations included practice in selected minimally contrasting vowel pairs/consonant pairs, final consonants/consonant clusters, irregular plural nouns, verb tense forms, determiners, third person singular pronouns, among others. (MH)
Descriptors: Alaska Natives, American Indian Education, American Indians, Computer Assisted Instruction, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language), Error Analysis (Language), Language Fluency, Morphemes, Phonemes, Sentence Structure, Teaching Methods, Verbal Development, Vocabulary Development
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A