Lexical Facility and Language Program Placement

  • Michael Harrington


This chapter presents two studies that gauge the sensitivity of the lexical facility measures to English proficiency differences as defined by language program placement. Study 4 compares the predictive power of the lexical facility measures with that of an in-house placement test at a language school in Australia. Study 5 examines the measures as correlates of program placement in a similar setting in Singapore.


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  • Michael Harrington
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  1. 1.University of QueenslandBrisbaneAustralia

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