Age and the Acquisition of English As a Foreign Language by Edited by Maria Luisa Garcia Lecumberri Edited by Maria Del

By Edited by Maria Luisa Garcia Lecumberri Edited by Maria Del Pilar Garcia Mayo

Addressing matters that are severe for language making plans, this is often an outline of study at the age think about overseas language studying. It offers examine on overseas language studying in bilingual groups in formal guide settings concentrating on syntax, phonology, writing, and extra.

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Related to the syllable because it captures cross-linguistically the differential behaviour of certain syllable types is the mora (Archibald, 1998: 194). From a study of Cantonese speakers learning Norwegian, Kløve (1992) suggests that a moraic analysis offers better insight into the developing syllable template than, for instance, C and V analysis. Again, Broselow and Park (1995), observing that Korean learners of English add an extra vowel to some English words but not others, invoke the theory of the mora to explain this.

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