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Near-Nativeness

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Handbook of Second Language Acquisition
EditorsCatherine J. Doughty, Michael H. Long
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
Pages130-151
Number of pages22
ISBN (Electronic)9780470756492
ISBN (Print)9780631217541
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008

Abstract

This chapter contains sections titled: * Introduction * Perspectives on Near-Nativeness and Empirical Evidence * A Different Perspective on Near-Nativeness: Optionality * Constraints on Optionality * L1 Optionality as a Consequence of L2 Near-Nativeness * Conclusions

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