Selected syntactic usage of language-impaired children.

  title={Selected syntactic usage of language-impaired children.},
  author={Lynn Bliss},
  journal={Journal of communication disorders},
  volume={22 4},
  • Lynn Bliss
  • Published 1989 in Journal of communication disorders
The syntactic performance of ten language-impaired and ten normal children, matched by mean length of utterance was compared. Language samples were analyzed with respect to grammatical marker need index (GMN), grammatical marker error index (GME), and GMEs for nouns (GME-N), verbs (GME-V), bound (GME-B), and unbound (GME-U) forms. The distribution of syntactic errors for nine syntactic categories was also explored. There was no significance between the groups for GMN; significant between-group… CONTINUE READING