ERIC Number: EJ626531
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Another Piece of the Puzzle: The Emergence of the Present Perfect.
Language Learning, v51 p215-64 spec iss 2001
Examines the emergence of the present perfect in the interlanguage of adult learners of English as a Second Language (ESL). Part of a growing body of research on the acquisition of temporal expression by learners of a variety of second languages, this study explores a tense/aspect form acquired late in first language acquisition. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special issue: Form-Focused Instruction and Second Language Learning.