Charting the route of bilingual development: Contributions from heritage speakers’ early acquisition

  title={Charting the route of bilingual development: Contributions from heritage speakers’ early acquisition},
  author={Laura Dom{\'i}nguez},
  journal={International Journal of Bilingualism},
  pages={271 - 287}
  • L. Domínguez
  • Published 1 June 2009
  • Linguistics
  • International Journal of Bilingualism
The study of early bilingual acquisition in heritage languages continues to be a valuable source of theoretical and empirical evidence for both general linguistic theory and acquisition theory. The articles featured in this special issue corroborate this by providing new data and analysis in a number of key morphosyntactic and prosodic areas of Romance languages, offering new insights to long-standing issues in bilingual acquisition. Specific areas include, interface vulnerability as a source… 

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