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ERIC Number: EJ619881
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0802-6106
Vocabulary Acquisition: Acquiring Depth of Knowledge through Network Building.
Haastrup, Kirsten; Henriksen, Birgit
International Journal of Applied Linguistics, v10 n2 p221-40 2000
Focuses on a longitudinal study of young foreign language learners' acquisition of English adjectives. A series of tasks was developed to tap lexical relations between adjectives of emotion in order to study how a particular adjective, such as "thrilled," finds its place among other near-synonomous expressions in the subfield "happy." (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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