ERIC Number: EJ506782
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Modelling Performance: Opening Pandora's Box.
McNamara, T. F.
Applied Linguistics, v16 n2 p159-79 Jun 1995
This paper argues that it is necessary for researchers and test developers in the area of language performance testing to have a clear understanding of the role of underlying performance capacities in second language performance. It critically evaluates the models proposed by Hymes, Canale and Swain, and Bachman. (71 references) (MDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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