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Title Focus on French as a foreign language : multidisciplinary approaches / edited by Jean-Marc Dewaele
Published Clevedon ; Buffalo : Multilingual Matters, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 242 pages) : illustrations
Series Second language acquisition ; 10
Second language acquisition (Clevedon, England) ; 10
Contents Psycholinguistic studies on the acquisition of French as a second language : the 'learner variety' approach / Marzena Watorek and Clive Perdue -- Discourse structuring in advanced L2 French : the relative clause / Victorine Hancock and Nathalie Kirchmeyer -- Adverbs and functional categories in L1 and L2 acquisition of French / Suzanne Schlyter -- The emergence and use of the plus-que-parfait in advanced French interlanguage / Martin Howard -- The emergence of morpho-syntactic structure in French L2 / Florence Myles -- Syntactic and semantic issues in the acquisition of negation in French / Daniel Véronique -- Gender and number in French L2 : can we find out more about the constraints on production in L2? / Mireille Prodeau -- The development of gender attribution and gender agreement in French : a comparison of bilingual first and second language learners / Jonas Granfeldt -- From speech community back to classroom : what variation analysis can tell us about the role of context in the acquisition of French as a foreign language / Vera Regan -- The role of psycholinguistic factors in the development of fluency amongst advanced learners of French / Richard Towell and Jean-Marc Dewaele
Summary This book offers insights into the acquisition and use of French as a foreign language. The authors are specialists in their particular theoretical paradigms and focus on morphology, morpho-syntax, syntax, discourse, as well as fluency in the French interlanguage from beginners to advanced learners with different first languages
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject French language -- Acquisition.
Interlanguage (Language learning)
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung.
Form Electronic book
Author Dewaele, Jean-Marc, 1962-
LC no. 2004002825
ISBN 185359766X (paperback; alk. paper)
1853597678 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
1853597686 (electronic bk.)
9781853597664 (paperback; alk. paper)
9781853597671 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
9781853597688 (electronic bk.)