ERIC Number: EJ559648
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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The Role of Prosody in the Acquisition of Grammatical Morphemes: Evidence from Two Chinese Languages.
Hung, Feng-Sheng; Peters, Ann M.
Journal of Child Language, v24 n3 p627-50 Oct 1997
Examines two issues concerning the acquisition of grammatical morphemes: (1) How is the acquisition of grammatical morphemes influenced by prosodic and phonological characteristics of the language being learned? and (2) What sorts of prosodic and phonological properties do grammatical morphemes have that might aid children in applying particular segmentation strategies? The study compared the acquisition of grammatical morphemes in Taiwan Mandarin Chinese and Taiwanese. (Author/JL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Taiwan