Measuring Second Language Vocabulary Acquisition describes the effect that word frequency and lexical coverage have on learning and communication in a foreign language. It examines the tools we have for assessing the various facets of vocabulary knowledge, the scores these produce, and the way these are tied to exam and communicative performance.Carroll, J.B. and Sapon, S. (2002) Modern Language Aptitude Test: Manual 2002 Edition. Bethesda, MD: Second Language Testing, Inc. Carver, R.P. (1994) Percentage of unknown vocabulary words in text as a function of the relative difficultyanbsp;...
|Title||:||Measuring Second Language Vocabulary Acquisition|
|Publisher||:||Multilingual Matters - 2009|