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ERIC Number: EJ606652
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1048-9223
Acquisition of "Nein" and "Nicht" and the VP-Internal Subject Stage in German.
Stromswold, Karin; Zimmermann, Kai
Language Acquisition, v8 n2 p101-27 1999-2000
Analyzes the negative utterances made by German-speaking children in transcripts of spontaneous speech. Results indicate that German-speaking children distinguish between "nicht" and "nein," using "nicht" in sentence-medial position for sentential negation and "nein" in sentence-initial position for anaphoric negation. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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