The relation between phonological and lexical development in French-speaking children

  title={The relation between phonological and lexical development in French-speaking children},
  author={Margaret Kehoe and Tamara Patrucco-Nanchen and Margaret Friend and Pascal Zesiger},
  journal={Clinical Linguistics \& Phonetics},
  pages={1103 - 1125}
ABSTRACT This study examines the relation between lexical and phonological variables in 40 French-speaking children, aged 2;5. Specifically, it examines the influence of phonetic complexity, phonological production, phonological memory and neighbourhood density (ND) on vocabulary size. Children were divided into four groups on the basis of their scores on the French version of the Communicative Developmental Inventory (CDI): late1 (< 10%ile), late2 (15–25%ile), middle (40–60%ile) and precocious… 
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