ERIC Number: EJ322290
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Story Retelling: Developmental Stages in Second-Language Acquisition.
Allen, Virginia G.; Allen, Edward D.
Canadian Modern Language Review, v41 n4 p686-91 Mar 1985
Suggests that the activity of retelling a story in a second language reveals a student's knowledge of vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, and sense of story. Describes a story-telling activity with students in Spanish, levels three-five, and notes a strong relationship between language proficiency and years of study. (SED)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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