ERIC Number: EJ586028
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Assessing Grammatical and Textual Features in L2 Writing Samples: The Case of French as a Foreign Language.
Chiang, Steve Y.
Modern Language Journal, v83 n2 p219-32 Sum 1999
Investigated the relative importance of various grammatical and discourse features in the evaluation of second-language writing samples produced by college students enrolled in beginning and intermediate French courses. Three native-speaking instructors of French rated 172 essays using a scale that was constructed by a researcher and based on theory and research from discourse analysis. (VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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