ERIC Number: EJ459745
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Three Disk-Based Text Analyzers and the ESL Writer.
Brock, Mark N.
Journal of Second Language Writing, v2 n1 p19-40 Jan 1993
A comparison of three popular computer programs for text analysis examined their effectiveness in analyzing texts written by students of English as a Second Language (ESL). Results indicate occasional incorrect advice and emphasis on relatively trivial issues, raising doubts about their effectiveness as a stand-alone revision aid for ESL writers. (21 references) (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A