ERIC Number: EJ341064
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Linguistic Development of Children and the Syntax of Basals.
Brown, David L.; Briggs, L. D.
Reading Horizons, v27 n1 p27-31 Fall 1986
Argues that while many publishers may simplify the sentence structure in the basal reader to facilitate the process of learning to read, this practice may result in texts with stylistic features and text formats that are unnatural and uncharacteristic of written English or the language development level of the children. (FL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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