Accession Number : ADA337530
Title : Towards the Improvement of Training in Foreign Languages.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. Aug 93-Dec 96,
Corporate Author : COLORADO UNIV AT BOULDER DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY
Personal Author(s) : Healy, Alice ; Barshl, Immanuel ; Crutcher, Robert ; Tao, Liang ; Rickard, Timothy
PDF Url : ADA337530
Report Date : SEP 1997
Pagination or Media Count : 58
Abstract : Progress has been made on the topics of use of first-language strategies in second-language learning, the size and the nature of the functional units of reading, language processes in voice communication, vocabulary acquisition and retention, learning linguistic categories, automatic word processing, and longterm retention of knowledge and skills.
Descriptors : *TEACHING METHODS, *LEARNING, *FOREIGN LANGUAGES, PROCESSING, LONG RANGE(TIME), RETENTION(GENERAL), WORDS(LANGUAGE), VOCABULARY, PROFICIENCY, VOICE COMMUNICATIONS, LINGUISTICS, READING, PSYCHOLINGUISTICS.
Subject Categories : Humanities and History
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE