ERIC Number: EJ554021
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The Acquisition of the Syntax of Negation in French and German: Contrasting First and Second Language Development.
Meisel, Jurgen M.
Second Language Research, v13 n3 p227-63 Jul 1997
Compares the acquisition of the syntax of negation in first-language development and second-language acquisition, particularly the acquisition of colloquial French and German by native speakers of Spanish. The comparison is intended to shed light on the principles and mechanisms underlying first- and second-language development. (67 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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