ERIC Number: EJ625001
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Towards Authenticity of Task in Test Development.
Wu, Weiping M.; Stansfield, Charles W.
Language Testing, v18 n2 p187-206 Apr 2001
Describes a working model used to determine the target language use in a language for specific purpose test project: the Listening Summary Translation Exam in Taiwanese (LSTE/T). The purpose of the LSTE/T was to evaluate the summary translation ability of applicants who want to work as linguists in law enforcement agencies in the United States. Discussion focuses on authenticity of task. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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