Narrative abilities in bilingual children

  title={Narrative abilities in bilingual children},
  author={Natalia Gagarina},
The number of bilingual children is growing dramatically all over the world. In 2010 the International Organization of Migration documented 214 million migrants worldwide, many bilingual (Koser & Laczko, 2010). One of the challenges arising from the rapid increase of bilingual children is scientifically grounded assessment of linguistic proficiency in both of a child’s languages in various language domains. Assessment in both languages is especially important to avoid misdiagnosis of language… CONTINUE READING

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