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ERIC Number: EJ465529
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0023-8333
Reading, Dictionaries, and Vocabulary Learning.
Luppescu, Stuart; Day, Richard R.
Language Learning, v43 n2 p263-87 Jun 1993
The usefulness of bilingual dictionaries for vocabulary learning was examined with 293 Japanese university students studying English as a foreign language. Students who used a dictionary during reading scored significantly better on a vocabulary test than those who did not, but there was evidence for differential item functioning. (25 references) (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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