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ERIC Number: EJ441460
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0023-8333
Segment Composition as a Factor in the Syllabification Errors of Second Language Speakers.
Stockman, Ida J.; Pluut, Erna
Language Learning, v42 n1 p21-45 Mar 1992
Examination of native Chinese Mandarin speakers' identification of monosyllables that included oral and nasal stops representing English/Mandarin contrasts and noncontrasts in syllable-initial/-final positions found that the presence of nasal as opposed to oral stop consonants in the syllables appeared to be the most significant factor affecting error distribution. (42 references) (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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