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Assessing linguistic competence: when are children hard to understand?
It is argued that previous assessments of children's knowledge of the hard to see type of construction were confounded by a variety of extra-linguistic factors. Therefore, the relatively delayed ageExpand
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The Speech of Young Black Children. Final Report.
Syntactic Elaboration in the Speech of Lower-Class Black Children: A Review of the Evidence.
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Ammon, Paul R. Syntactic Elaboration in the Speech of Lower-Class Black Children: A Review of the Evidence. Expand
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Syntactic Elaboration in the Speech of Lower-Class Black and Middle-Class White Preschool Children.
AUTHOR Ammon, Paul R. TITLE Syntactic Elaboration in the Speech of Lower-Class Black and Middle-Class White Preschool Children. INSTITUTION California Univ., Berkeley..Inst. of Human Learning. SPONSExpand
Children's Comprehension of Comparative Sentence Transformations.
EmuI, LINNEA C., and AMMON, PAUL R. Children's Comprehension of Comparative Sentence Transformations. CHILD DEVELOPMENT, 1974, 45, 512-516. Children aged 4-8 were given 2term relational problemsExpand
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The Assessment and Improvement of Learning and Language Skills in Four and Five Year Old Culturally Disadvantaged Children. Final Report.
The objectives of this project were to assess and improve learning skills and language abilities in culturally disadvantaged children. The five studies included under this cover were prepared asExpand
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