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Measuring spoken language proficiency

Measuring spoken language proficiency

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Published by Georgetown University Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Languages, Modern -- Examinations -- Congresses.,
  • Oral communication -- Examinations -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Papers from a preconference workshop sponsored by Georgetown University and the Interagency Language Roundtable and held preceding the 1980 annual Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics.

    StatementJames R. Frith, editor.
    ContributionsFrith, James Robert., Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., United States. Interagency Language Roundtable.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20916439M

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