Analysis of children's word-finding skills in discourse.

  title={Analysis of children's word-finding skills in discourse.},
  author={D J German and Eckhart Simon},
  journal={Journal of speech and hearing research},
  volume={34 2},
This investigation analyzed children's word-finding skills in discourse. The subjects, 16 children with word-finding problems and 16 normal children in Grades 1-6, were matched for sex, age, grade, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, geographic region, and receptive language. Subjects' narratives, produced in response to three pictures and five probes, were tape recorded, transcribed, and analyzed with respect to the following word-finding indices: language productivity and the incidence of word… CONTINUE READING

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