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Sentence and Discourse Processing in Second Language Comprehension

  1. Leah Roberts

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1063

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Roberts, L. 2012. Sentence and Discourse Processing in Second Language Comprehension. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

In applied linguistics (AL), researchers have always been concerned with second language (L2) learners' knowledge of the target language (TL), investigating the development of TL grammar, vocabulary, and phonology, for instance.

Keywords:

  • psycholinguistics;
  • second language acquisition;
  • grammar;
  • interpretation;
  • reading