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Spoken Word Production in Second Language Acquisition

  1. Albert Costa,
  2. Elin Runnqvist,
  3. Kristof Strijkers

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1103

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Costa, A., Runnqvist, E. and Strijkers, K. 2012. Spoken Word Production in Second Language Acquisition. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

When the multilingual aphasic patient AH is asked to describe her day in Italian, she answers in the following manner: “I cannot comunicare con you; I am a disastro today” (taken from Abutalebi, Miozzo, & Cappa, 2000).

Keywords:

  • bilingualism;
  • cognitive science;
  • neurolinguistics;
  • multilingualism