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The Acquisition of Community Speech Norms by Asians Immigrants Learning English as a Second Language: a preliminary study
(Cambridge University Press - Copyright holder: Cambridge University Press - Http://journals.canbridge.org, 1991)
Investigation of Vietnamese and Cambodian immigrants' acquisition of the English variable "ing" found that such production was constrained by phonological, grammatical, stylistic, and social factors. (39 references) (Author/CB)
Lexical Processing Strategy Use and Vocabulary Learning Through Reading
(Cambridge University Press - Copyright holder: Cambridge University Press - Http://journals.cambridge.org, 1999)
This article reports on a strategy training study that investigated the lexical processing strategies (LPSs; ignore, consult, infer) used by L2 learners when they encounter unfamiliar vocabulary while reading and the impact ...
Variation in the use of discourse markers in a language contact situation
(Cambridge University Press; http://www.cambridge.org/, 1997)
Use of discourse markers by 17 speakers of Anglophone Montreal French (AMF) showed great variation in individual repertoires and frequency of use. Only five subjects manifested rates of usage comparable to those native speakers ...