Becoming bilingual during early childhood
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Published by Evaluation, Dissemination and Assessment Center, California State University, Los Angeles in Los Angeles, CA .
Written in English


  • Bilingualism.,
  • Language acquisition.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: leaves 44-46.

StatementEugene E. García.
SeriesBilingual education paper series -- v. 6, no. 7 (Feb. 1983), Bilingual education paper series -- v. 6., no. 7.
The Physical Object
Pagination47 leaves ;
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17768826M

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