ERIC Number: EJ508490
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
A Narrative Perspective on the Development of the Tense/Aspect System in Second Language Acquisition.
Studies in Second Language Acquisition, v17 n2 p263-91 Jun 1995
Examined 37 written and oral narrative pairs produced in a film retell task by college-level learners of English as a Second Language. Results found a developmental pattern in the distribution of tense/aspect morphology with respect to narrative structure. (contains 41 references) (MDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "The Construction of Discourse by Nonnative Speakers."