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ERIC Number: EJ550705
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0023-8333
Keyword Mnemonics Versus Rote Rehearsal: Learning Concrete and Abstract Foreign Words by Experienced and Inexperienced Learners.
van Hell, Janet G.; Mahn, Andrea Candia
Language Learning, v47 n3 p507-46 Sep 1997
Examined the efficacy of the keyword method versus rote rehearsal in learning foreign language vocabulary. Findings revealed that in experienced foreign language learners, rote learners' performance excelled that of keyword learners, whereas in experienced learners, rote and keyword learners recalled the same proportion of words, although the latter had longer retrieval times. (42 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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