ERIC Number: EJ511948
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Investigating Variability in Tasks and Rater Judgements in a Performance Test of Foreign Language Speaking.
Bachman, Lyle F.
Language Testing, v12 n2 p239-57 Jul 1995
Discusses the development of a foreign language (Spanish) test battery that was designed for two purposes: to place students in study-abroad programs appropriate to their language ability and to provide information on designing useful instruction for prospective study-abroad students. Results are presented into task and rater variability in the grammar ratings of the speaking subtest of the battery. (JL)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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