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ERIC Number: EJ361917
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Structural Packaging in the Input to Language Learning: Contributions of Prosodic and Morphological Marking of Phrases to the Acquisition of Language.
Morgan, James L.; And Others
Cognitive Psychology, v19 n4 p498-550 Oct 1987
The role of cues in language acquisition was examined in three experiments. When the cue marked the phrase structure of sentences, adult subjects successfully learned syntax. When input was identical but lacked that cue, subjects failed to learn significant portions of syntax. (Author/GDC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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