First Language Vocabulary Acquisition
Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
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The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics
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Clark, E. V. 2012. First Language Vocabulary Acquisition. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .
- Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
Children produce their first words anywhere between 12 months and 24 months of age. And they add steadily to their vocabulary from then on, at a rate estimated at around nine words a day up to age six (Clark, 2009).
- first language acquisition;
- interactionist language studies;