Context and Strategy in Acquiring Temporal Connectives 1

@inproceedings{KellerCohen2005ContextAS,
  title={Context and Strategy in Acquiring Temporal Connectives 1},
  author={Keller-Cohen},
  year={2005}
}
  • Keller-Cohen
  • Published 2005
There has been considerable debate over the role of comprehension strategies in the acquisition of temporal connectives. This study examined the role of clause logic and interpretational strategies in the acquisition of temporal words; age-related changes were also considered. Thirty-two children between 3 and 5 years of age served as subjects. Sentences with a variety of temporal words were used to tap children's comprehension of "before," "after," "when," "while," ']just before that," and… CONTINUE READING

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