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Query Details

Query Subject:   strong crossover task
Author:   William Crawford
Submitter Email:  click here to access email

Linguistic LingField(s):  Syntax
Language Acquisition

Query:   In the absence of any (known) test, I am currently working on a
grammaticality judgment task involving knowledge of the strong
crossover phenomenon in wh-questions and relative clauses. I am
particularly interested in a task suitable for adult second language
learners of English. I have two questions:

1. Does anyone know of an existing task suitable for my purpose?

2. Would anyone be willing to look at my task and provide any

Thanks in advance. I'll post a summary if the need arises.

William J. Crawford
Lecturer, Department of English
University of Wisconsin, Madison
LL Issue: 11.650
Date posted: 22-Mar-2000


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