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ERIC Number: EJ527817
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0023-8333
Explanatory Variables for EFL Students' Expository Writing.
Sasaki, Miyuki; Hirose, Keiko
Language Learning, v46 n1 p137-74 Mar 1996
Investigates factors influencing Japanese university students' expository writing in English. Quantitative analysis revealed that students' second-language (L2) proficiency, first-language writing ability, and metaknowledge were significant in explaining L2 writing ability variance. An explanatory model for writing ability in English as a Foreign Language is proposed. (58 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Japan