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Lexical Transfer and First Language Effects

  1. Hilde Van Zeeland

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0697

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Zeeland, H. V. 2012. Lexical Transfer and First Language Effects. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

The influence of the first language (L1) in second language (L2) acquisition has long since been acknowledged.

Keywords:

  • bilingualism;
  • second language acquisition;
  • vocabulary