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ERIC Number: EJ322273
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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Crosscultural Pragmatics and the Testing of Communicative Competence.
Olshtain, Elite; Blum-Kulka, Shoshana
Language Testing, v2 n1 p16-30 Jun 1985
Describes several elicitation techniques used for speech act data collection and analysis and discusses their suitability in testing a learner's acquisition of the rules of language use. Argues that the development of testing instruments for communicative competence cannot be divorced from the field of cross-cultural pragmatics. (SED)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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