Contrast is the Name of the Game Contrast-Based Semi-Structured Elicitation Techniques for Studies on Children’s Language Acquisition


This paper discusses a series of so-called “elicitation” games that encourage children to talk in a situation that is as natural and relaxed as possible. Such games have played a central role in language teaching and speech therapy, where they have been employed to provide language training or to assess children’s linguistic development without putting them… (More)