ERIC Number: EJ447313
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
The Use of Private Speech by Adult Second Language Learners: A Cross-Cultural Study.
McCafferty, Steven G.
Modern Language Journal, v76 n2 p179-89 Sum 1992
Investigation of the influence of cultural background on how adult learners of English self-regulate second-language communication found that Hispanic subjects more frequently sought language clarification from others, and also more frequently used the progressive aspect form than past tense forms, than did Asian subjects. (17 references) (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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