Nonword Repetition Performance in School-Age Children With and Without Language Impairment
- The Effect of Two Language Training Approaches on Syntactical Skills of Language-Deviant Children. Weller, Carol // Journal of Learning Disabilities;Aug/Sep1979, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p46
Investigates the effects of language training approaches on the syntactical skills of language-deviant children. Comparison between the efficacy of the Carl Bereiter and Siegfried Engelmann approach, and the Marion Blank approach in increasing the use of descriptor and functor words; Efficiency...
- Frequency of input effects on word comprehension of children with specific language impairment. Rice, Mabel L.; Oetting, Janna B. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Feb94, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p106
Presents an investigative study on the frequency of input effects on word comprehension of children with specific language impairment (SLI). Noun and verb acquisition; Association with storage mechanisms; Quick Incidental Learning findings with children with SLI; Word type analyses; Verb loss...
- Rare Words Easier to Learn Than Common Ones. // ASHA Leader;2/1/2013, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p33
The article reports a study which found that preschoolers displaying normal development as well as those with a specific learning disorder learn rare words with greater ease as compared to common ones.
- Language and Behavior Disorders in School-Age Children: Comorbidity and Communication in the Classroom. Hollo, Alexandra // Perspectives on School-Based Issues;Dec2012, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p111
Language development is the foundation for competence in social, emotional, behavioral, and academic performance. Although language impairment (LI) is known to co-occur with behavioral and mental health problems, LI is likely to be overlooked in school-age children with emotional and behavioral...
- Behavior Regulation Boosts Vocabulary. // ASHA Leader;Aug2014, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p20
The article presents a study published in the May 19, 2014 issue of the "American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology," which showed that behavior regulation can predict the vocabulary gain of children with language disorders.
- Learning and generalization components of morphological acquisition by children with specific... Swisher, Linda; Snow, David // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Dec94, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p1406
Determines whether morphological deficits in children with specific language impairment (SLI) spring from impairments of rule-induction or memory skills. Presentation of a novel vocabulary and novel bound-morpheme learning task to children with normal language (NL) and SLI; Relationship between...
- Tense and Temporality: A Comparison Between Children Learning a Second Language and Children with SLI. Paradis, Johanne; Crago, Martha // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Aug2000, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p834
Features a study which conducted a comparison between the morphosyntax of children with specific language impairment and children acquiring a second language in Quebec. Methodology of the study; Results and discussion; Conclusion.
- Typical and Atypical Language Development in Infants and Toddlers Adopted From Eastern Europe. Glennen, Sharon; Masters, M. Gay // American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology;Nov2002, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p417
Longitudinal language development data were collected on 130 infants and toddlers adopted from Eastern Europe. The children were followed by means of parent surveys from the age at adoption up through age 36-40 months. The surveys collected data on expressive vocabulary growth, mean length of...
- A survey of speech and language therapists' views on electropalatography therapy outcomes in Scotland. Gibbon, Fiona E.; Paterson, Lisa // Child Language Teaching & Therapy;Oct2006, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p275
Questionnaires elicited information from speech and language therapists (SLTs) working in Scotland about individuals they had treated with Electropalatography (EPG) between 1993 and 2003. The results showed that the majority of the group (n = 60) who had received EPG therapy during this period...