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ERIC Number: EJ438188
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0165-0254
Effects of Pinyin and Script Type on Verbal Processing: Comparisons of China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong Experience.
Chen, Mary Jane; Yuen, Joseph Chak-Kau
International Journal of Behavioral Development, v14 n4 p429-48 Dec 1991
Results of a study of children's performance on pseudohomophone naming, similarity judgment, and lexical decision suggest that training in pinyin, a system for spelling Chinese words in Latin letters, helps child readers pronounce unfamiliar words, and makes them more responsive to visual information but less precise in word recognition. (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: China; Hong Kong; Taiwan