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ERIC Number: EJ380255
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Effects of Contextual Cues on Inferring and Remembering Meanings of New Words.
Li, Xiaolong
Applied Linguistics, v9 n4 p402-13 Dec 1988
Investigated the effects of cue adequacy on second language learners' ability to infer and remember the meaning of new words. Subjects who received cue-adequate sentences reported greater ease in word inference, scored higher in inferring and remembering the contextual meanings of new words, and better retained the contextual meanings of targeted words. (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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