An Application of a Vocabulary Tally

  • John W. Black
  • Cleavonne S. Stratton
  • Alan C. Nichols
  • Marian Ausherman Chavez
Part of the Cognition and Language book series (CALS)

Abstract

In Section 1 three utilizations of vocabulary counts were summarized: structuring the vocabulary of schoolbooks, building efficiency into a system of shorthand, and engineering a telephone circuit to fit the spectra of speech. Subsequent interests lay primarily in matters of speech perception and the statistics of language.

Keywords

Speech Perception Language Acquisition Memory Span Foreign Student Short Sentence 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • John W. Black
    • 1
  • Cleavonne S. Stratton
    • 2
  • Alan C. Nichols
    • 3
  • Marian Ausherman Chavez
    • 4
  1. 1.The Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA
  2. 2.West Chester UniversityWest ChesterUSA
  3. 3.SanDiego State UniversitySan DiegoUSA
  4. 4.Vista United School DistrictVistaUSA

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