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Second Language Speech Perception and the Brain

  1. Yue Wang

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1055

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Wang, Y. 2012. Second Language Speech Perception and the Brain. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

The theoretical framework of second language (L2) speech perception and processing is based on the nature–nurture interplay in language learning.

Keywords:

  • bilingualism;
  • cognitive science;
  • neurolinguistics;
  • perception;
  • phonetics;
  • second language acquisition