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ERIC Number: EJ295251
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Discernible Differences in the Babbling of Infants According to Target Language.
De Boysson-Bardies, Benedicte; And Others
Journal of Child Language, v11 n1 p1-15 Feb 1984
Examines results of a study of samples of babbling production of 6, 8, and 10-month-old infants from French, Arabic, and Cantonese backgrounds. Various judges were asked to identify those infants from their own linguistics community, with the intention of supporting hypothesis of an early influence on babbling of metaphonological characteristics of the target language. (SL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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