ERIC Number: EJ591268
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Narrowing the Distance to Language: One Step at a Time.
Jusczyk, Peter W.
Journal of Communication Disorders, v32 n4 p207-22 Jul-Aug 1999
Discusses the nature of speech perceptual capacities that infants possess, changes that come about with increased exposure to language, how growing understanding of native-language sound organization is used in developing word-segmentation strategies, and how developing word-segmentation abilities may facilitate discovery of grammatical organization. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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