ERIC Number: EJ428649
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Second Language Reading: Reading Ability or Language Proficiency?
Carrell, Patricia L.
Applied Linguistics, v12 n2 p159-79 Jun 1991
Investigation of the first- and second-language reading comprehension of adult native speakers of Spanish or English who were second-language learners of the other language at different proficiency levels indicated that both first-language reading ability and second-language proficiency were statistically significant factors influencing second-language reading. (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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