ERIC Number: EJ322271
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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First Impressions: Children's Knowledge of Words Gained from a Single Exposure.
Dickinson, David K.
Applied Psycholinguistics, v5 n4 p359-73 Dec 1984
Reports on two studies that examined the natural process of word learning in children 4-11 years old. The children hear the new words in a conversation, a story, and paired with a definition. Results indicate that children at all ages could acquire a partial semantic representation from a single exposure. (SED)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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