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ERIC Number: EJ606351
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0922-4777
Is It Misspelled or Is It Mispelled? The Influence of Fresh Orthographic Information on Spelling.
Dixon, Maureen; Kaminska, Zofia
Reading and Writing: An Interdisciplinary Journal, v9 n5-6 p483-98 Dec 1997
Examines the effects of exposure to incorrectly and correctly spelled words on subsequent spelling performance of undergraduate students. Finds that prior exposure to an orthographic form of a word can affect subsequent spelling accuracy for that word, with correct examples enhancing it and incorrect ones depressing it relative to baseline performance. (NH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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