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ERIC Number: EJ506739
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0272-2631
The Effects of Age on the Rate of Learning a Second Language.
Slavoff, Georgina R.; Johnson, Jacqueline S.
Studies in Second Language Acquisition, v17 n1 p1-16 Mar 1995
Evaluates the role of age on the rate of acquiring English as a second language in an immersion setting in children with native languages typologically very different from English. Results suggest that on certain aspects of grammar, different-aged children can acquire a second language during the first three years of acquisition at similar rates when their native language is very different from the target. (37 references) (NAV)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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