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ERIC Number: EJ365863
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Repetition Requirements for Word Recognition.
Hargis, Charles H.; And Others
Journal of Reading, v31 n4 p320-27 Jan 1988
Determined that mildly handicapped students need an average of 46 repetitions in context for a word to be recognizable on a word recognition test. Also found that low imagery words require significantly more repetition and that high imagery words are as learnable in isolation as in context. (SKC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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