ERIC Number: EJ635046
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Complex Syntax Production of African American Preschoolers.
Jackson, Sandra C.; Roberts, Joanne E.
Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, v44 n5 p1083-96 Oct 2001
This study examined changes in the complex syntax production of 85 African American preschoolers and the role of child (gender, age, African American English) and family (home environment) factors. Age, gender, and home environment effects were found for the amount of complex language used. African American English was not related to amount of complex syntax used. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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