Publication details [#5616]

Klein, Wolfgang H. 1983. Der Ausdruck der Temporalität im ungesteuerten Spracherwerb. In Rauh, Gisa, ed. Essays on deixis. G. Narr. pp. 149–168.
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Article in book
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Language as a subject


Concerning the problem of the non-directed language acquisition of Italian and Spanish foreign workers in Germany, two questions are asked: (i) how is the German system for the expression of temporal relations learned, and (ii) how does a speaker who has the cognitive possibilities but not the corresponding forms of expression manage to express temporal relations?