TITLE

Age of second-language acquisition and perception of speech in noise

AUTHOR(S)
Mayo, Lynn Hansberry; Florentine, Mary
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Jun1997, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p686
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on how age of acquisition influences perception of second-language speech. Administration of the Speech Perception in Noise to native Mexican-Spanish-speaking listeners who learned English before the age of 6 or after age 14; Levels of noise at which the speech was intelligible.
ACCESSION #
9710083381

 

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