First Language vs. Second Language Acquisition


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The following is the most basic difference between first language acquisition (FLA) and second language acquisition (SLA):

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1. Timmy is a one-year old who has started trying to say short words. The following is NOT an aspect of Timmy's acquisition of English as his first language:

2. Tania is a student from Bolivia currently living in the US. She is going to begin high school in the fall but is taking an English as a second language class during the summer. The following is NOT an aspect of her process to learn the language:

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