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ERIC Number: EJ432964
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0142-6001
The Effects of Contextual Richness on the Guessability and the Retention of Words in a Foreign Language.
Mondria, Jan-Arjen; Boer, Marijke Wit-De
Applied Linguistics, v12 n3 p249-67 Spr 1991
Examines whether vocabulary acquisition in a foreign language by inferring the meaning of a word from its context makes an important contribution toward the retention of the word in question so long as the meaning is correctly guessed. (49 references) (GLR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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