Language in Children Paperback / softback
Part of the Routledge Guides to Linguistics series
Language in Children provides a concise and basic introduction for students studying child language acquisition for the first time.
Starting from the first sounds a child produces, this book covers all the stages a child goes through in acquiring a language.
This title: Illustrates developmental stages from the recognition of sounds and words to the ability to hold a conversation, also covering bilingual upbringing and language disorders;Features real-life examples of all the phenomena discussed, from languages such as French, Spanish and Portuguese as well as English;Incorporates guidance on sources for further reading and exploration by chapter;Is supported by a companion website that includes exercises with links to real-world data in the CHILDES archive. Written by an experienced author and teacher, Language in Children is essential reading for students studying this topic.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 162 pages, 1 Halftones, black and white; 6 Tables, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 23/08/2016
- Category: Language acquisition
- ISBN: 9781138906075