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ERIC Number: EJ573270
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0098-6291
Towards a Theory of Error.
Robinson, William S.
Teaching English in the Two-Year College, v26 n1 p50-60 Sep 1998
Argues that, to deal effectively with sentence errors of basic writers, it is crucial to distinguish between what should be left alone and what can be productively marked and how it should be marked. Proposes a taxonomy of four sources of errors (knowledge, dialect, process, and developmental errors) and seven ways to address them. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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