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ERIC Number: EJ450209
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0305-0009
Individual Differences in Early Vocabulary Development: Redefining the Referential-Expressive Distinction.
Lieven, Elena V. M.; And Others
Journal of Child Language, v19 n2 p287-310 Jun 1992
Presents a simple scheme, based on formal categories, for coding stylistic variation in the early lexicon. When applied to the first 50 and 100 words of 12 children between 0;11 and 2;3, the major dimensions of difference are found to be the relative proportion of common nouns and the relative proportion of frozen phrases. (31 references) (GLR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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