This book explores how lexical competence develops in a foreign language, and also argues for the importance of lexical accuracy as a measure of the quality of foreign language writing and as an indicator of receptive vocabulary knowledge.In this chapter, we will examine the role of lexical errors in the global assessment of writing. ... the Quality of Written Composition This section will attempt to establish the extent to which lexical errors relate to essay quality. ... The results of descriptive analysis of participants in fourth and sixth grades are shown in Table 7.1.
|Title||:||Lexical Errors and Accuracy in Foreign Language Writing|
|Author||:||María Pilar Agustín Llach|
|Publisher||:||Multilingual Matters - 2011|