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ERIC Number: EJ550702
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0023-8333
Another Piece of the Puzzle: The Emergence of the Present Perfect.
Bardovi-Harlig, Kathleen
Language Learning, v47 n3 p375-422 Sep 1997
Examines the emergence of the present perfect in the interlanguage of instructed adult learners of English as a Second Language. Findings indicate that adding a new inflection in the tense/aspect system requires establishing new form-meaning associations as well as revising existing ones. (44 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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