ERIC Number: EJ312030
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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A Categorical Instrument for Scoring Second Language Writing Skills.
Brown, James Dean; Bailey, Kathleen M.
Language Learning, v34 n4 p21-42 Dec 1984
Discusses a study of the reliability of a categorical instrument for evaluating compositions written by upper intermediate university English as a second language students. The instrument tests organization, logical development of ideas, grammar, mechanics, and style. Results indicate that the scoring instrument is moderately reliable. (SED)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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