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Author Ervin-Tripp, Susan M. (Susan Moore), 1927-2018.

Title Language acquisition and communicative choice / essays by Susan M. Ervin-Tripp. Selected and introduced by Anwar S. Dil
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1973


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  306.446 Erv/Laa  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 383 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Language science and national development
Language science and national development.
Contents Identification and bilingualism--Second language learning and bilingualism--Learning and recall in bilinguals--Semantic shift in bilingualism--Language and TAT content in bilinguals--An Issei learns English--On becoming a bilingual--Structure and process in language acquisition--The development of meaning in children's descriptive terms--Changes with age in the verbal determinants of word-association--The connotations of gender--Navaho word-associations--Imitation and structural change in children's language--Some strategies for the first two years--An analysis of the interaction of language, topic, and listener--Children's sociolinguistic competence and dialect diversity--The structure of communicative choice--Bibliography of Susan M. Ervin-Tripp's works (p. [377]-383)
Analysis Bilingualism
Language acquisition
Notes Reprinted from various sources
Bibliography Includes bibliographies
Subject Bilingualism.
Children -- Language.
Language acquisition.
Language Development.
Author Dil, Anwar S., 1928-
LC no. 72097206
ISBN 0804708312