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ERIC Number: EJ627980
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-726X
Documenting English Syntactic Development in Face-To-Face Signed Communication.
Akamatsu, C. Tane; Stewart, David A.; Becker, Betsy Jane
American Annals of the Deaf, v145 n5 p452-63 Dec 2000
A four-year study explored face-to-face English competence of five students (ages 7-12) with deafness participating in a study of teachers' use of English-based signing. Grammatical forms similar in English and American Sign Language were initially more readily produced when tested for in English and students showed consistently higher attainment levels. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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