Poster Title

Second Language Acquisition of Consonant Allophones in Mandarin

Research Mentor(s)

Janet Z. Xing

Affiliated Department

Linguistics Program, Linguistics 402

Start Date

14-5-2018 4:00 PM

End Date

14-5-2018 6:00 PM

Keywords

Second language acquisition, Mandarin, Allophones

Document Type

Event

Streaming Media

Abstract

Through looking at allophones unique to Mandarin, this study aims to answer the question: How well are students with English as their first language (L1) able to pick up and produce Mandarin allophones while studying Mandarin as their second language (L2) without formal instruction?

Language

English

Format

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Second Language Acquisition of Consonant Allophones in Mandarin

Linguistics Program, Linguistics 402

Through looking at allophones unique to Mandarin, this study aims to answer the question: How well are students with English as their first language (L1) able to pick up and produce Mandarin allophones while studying Mandarin as their second language (L2) without formal instruction?