Morphological Analysis and Vocabulary Development: Critical Criteria

Bellomo, Tom S.
April 2009
Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal;Apr2009, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p44
Academic Journal
Morphological Analysis as a vocabulary acquisition strategy has both its advocates and antagonists. Criticism from opponents is often warranted when programs omit one or more of the three critical criteria that establish the framework behind a successful curriculum. The intent behind this paper is to disseminate and explicate these three criteria, along with the methodology employed in a vocabulary acquisition program that was part of a college preparatory reading course.


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