Publication details [#55518]

Gelman, Susan A. and Medha Tare. 2011. Bilingual parents' modeling of pragmatic language use in multiparty interactions. Applied Psycholinguistics 32 (4) : 761–780.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
Cambridge University Press


Analyzing multiparty interactions among bilingual English-Marathi speaking parent–child pairs and monolingual bystanders, this study argues that parents model pragmatic language differentiation and metalinguistic strategies that may enhance children's metalinguistic awareness.