Early vocabulary development in Danish and other languages: A CDI-based comparison

  title={Early vocabulary development in Danish and other languages: A CDI-based comparison},
  author={Dorthe Bleses and Werner Vach and Malene Slott and Sonja Wehberg and Pia Thomsen and Thomas O. Madsen and Hans Basb{\o}ll},
  journal={Journal of Child Language},
  pages={619 - 650}
ABSTRACT The main objective of this paper is to describe the trajectory of Danish children's early lexical development relative to other languages, by comparing a Danish study based on the Danish adaptation of The MacArthur-Bates Communicative Development Inventories (CDI) to 17 comparable CDI-studies. The second objective is to address the feasibility of cross-linguistic CDI-comparisons. The main finding is that the developmental trend of Danish children's early lexical development is similar… 
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