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ERIC Number: EJ352616
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Adapted Literary Texts and the EFL Reading Programme.
Campbell, Nancy
ELT Journal, v41 n2 p132-35 Apr 1987
Examination of two "simplified" adaptations of literary texts for less advanced learners of English as a second language found that attempts for lexical and linguistic simplification and linguistic standardization sometimes rendered the texts more difficult to comprehend and resulted in loss of narrative interest. (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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