Factors Affecting Second Language Acquisition

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What is the factor that contributes most to second language acquisition?

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1. What is the factor that contributes most to native-like second language acquisition?

2. If a student's accent persists for many years, it is likely because _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Passing this worksheet and quiz require that you know about the different things that affect the learning of a new language.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Assessment items focus on:

  • Why a student's accent persists over years
  • The benefit of authentic opportunities to use a second language
  • Factor that contributes most to native-like language acquisition

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on second language acquisition
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the factor that contributes most to second language acquisition
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify what it is called when an English speaker can guess the meaning of a word that closely resembles an English word

Additional Learning

Factors Affecting Second Language Acquisition is a lesson that will teach you more about learning a second language. Specific areas of focus in the lesson include:

  • Individual factors
  • Academic factors
  • Interference
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