Essays about: "Carterette and Jones corpus"

Found 1 essay containing the words Carterette and Jones corpus.

  1. 1. Is the development of the English progressive in L1 children a U-shaped curve?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Carl-Staffan Svenbro; [2019]
    Keywords : progressive aspect; overgeneralization; U-Shaped development; L1; children; stative verbs; child language development; Eve; Adam; Sarah; Brown corpus; Carterette and Jones corpus; pattern-matching algorithm; adjusted frequencies; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This essay is concerned with whether the progressive aspect is overgeneralized by children, using it with stative verbs. The study targets the age interval 1 to 10 years and adults. The matter was investigated in several child corpora and adult corpora. READ MORE