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ERIC Number: EJ619957
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0265-5322
Detecting DIF across the Different Language Groups in a Speaking test.
Kim, Mikyung
Language Testing, v18 n1 p89-114 Jan 2001
Investigates differential item functioning (DIF) across two different broad language groupings, Asian and European, in a speaking test in which the test takers' responses were rated polytomously. Data were collected from 1038 nonnative speakers of English from France, Hong Kong, Japan, Spain, Switzerland, and Thailand who took the SPEAK test in 1998. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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