Sonja van Boxtel

List of John Benjamins publications for which Sonja van Boxtel plays a role.


Boxtel, Sonja van, Theo Bongaerts and Peter-Arno Coppen 2003 Native-like attainment in L2 syntaxEUROSLA Yearbook: Volume 3 (2003), Foster-Cohen, Susan H. and Simona Pekarek Doehler (eds.), pp. 157–181
In this study, we test the prediction, derived from the Critical Period Hypothesis, that a native-level of attainment in L2 grammar cannot be reached by learners who start acquiring a second language after the onset of puberty. We selected 30 very advanced German and French late learners (age of… read more | Article