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ERIC Number: EJ361142
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Is Listening Comprehension a Separate Factor in Language Ability?
Boyle, Joseph P.
IRAL, v25 n3 p238-56 Aug 1987
Presents arguments for and against: the theoretical acceptance of language skills breakdown; the Unitary Competence Hypothesis/General Language Proficiency theory; and the existence of a separate listening comprehension factor in language ability. Also considered is the technique of factor analysis in language research. (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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