ERIC Number: EJ647329
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Native Language Influence in Learners' Assessment of English Focus.
Garcia Lecumberri, M. L.
International Journal of English Studies, v1 n1 p53-71 2001
Studies the possible influence of Spanish on native speakers of that language during their assessment of marked iconicity in English. Looks at discrimination by Spanish learners of English of information focus as signaled by placement of nuclear tones in sentence initial and medial positions. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Perspectives on Interlanguage Phonetics and Phonology.