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ERIC Number: EJ655752
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0272-2631
The Effect of Experience on Adults' Acquisition of A Second Language.
Flege, James Emil; Liu, Serena
Studies in Second Language Acquisition, v23 n4 p527-52 Dec 2001
Research has suggested child but not adult immigrants to the U.S. and Canada make regular progress learning English as their length of residence (LOR) increases. Compared groups of Chinese adults living in the United States who differed in length of residence LOR to assess the role of input in adult's naturalistic acquisition of a second language (L2). Results suggests adults' L2 performance improves measurably over time. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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