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ERIC Number: EJ410448
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Children's Use of Information in Word Learning.
Kit-Fong Au, Terry
Journal of Child Language, v17 n2 p393-416 Jun 1990
Examines how children's beliefs about word meanings may affect their use of contrastive linguistic information in the input of word learning. Two separate studies are discussed that involve how three- and four-year-old children handled new word meanings after exposure to novel terms. (58 references) (GLR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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