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ERIC Number: EJ664339
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0141-0423
Phonological Awareness in Monolingual and Bilingual English and Greek Five-year-olds.
Loizou, Maria; Stuart, Morag
Journal of Research in Reading, v26 n1 p3-18 Feb 2003
Examines and compares levels of phonological awareness in monolingual and bilingual English and Greek five-year-olds. Shows that the bilingual English-Greek children significantly outperformed the monolingual English children, but this pattern was not replicated in the bilingual Greek-English/monolingual Greek comparisons. Accords well with suggestions that learning to read in an alphabetic language promotes a certain level of phonological awareness. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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