ERIC Number: EJ477798
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Incidental Vocabulary Acquisition in French as a Foreign Language.
Dupuy, Beatrice; Krashen, Stephen D.
Applied Language Learning, v4 n1-2 p55-63 1993
Third semester college students of French viewed part of a film, read part, and then were given a surprise vocabulary test with colloquial words from the text. Their performance, compared to a control group, suggests that incidental vocabulary acquisition is possible in a foreign language situation. The test is appended. (Contains eight references.) (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires; Journal Articles
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