ERIC Number: EJ583907
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Textual and Pictorial Glosses: Effectiveness on Incidental Vocabulary Growth When Reading in a Foreign Language.
Kost, Claudia R.; Foss, Pamelo; Lenzini, John J.
Foreign Language Annals, v32 n1 p89-113 Spr 1999
Investigates the effects of pictorial and textual glosses and a combination thereof on incidental vocabulary growth of foreign language learners. Subjects from second-semester German classes read a narrative text passage under one of three marginal gloss conditions: textual gloss (English translation); pictorial gloss; and text and pictures in the gloss. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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