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ERIC Number: EJ557027
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0142-7164
Linguistic Transfer and the Use of Context by Spanish-English Bilinguals.
Nagy, William E.; McClure, Erica F.; Montserrat, Mir
Applied Psycholinguistics, v18 n4 p431-52 Dec 1997
Investigates the effects of Spanish-English bilinguals' first-language syntactic knowledge on the guesses they make about the meanings of new words encountered in English contexts. Examines a particular type of transfer to understand the process of vocabulary acquisition in second-language readers. (48 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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