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Aksu-Koç, Ayhan A. and Ageliki Nicolopoulou. 2015. Character reference in young children's narratives: A crosslinguistic comparison of English, Greek, and Turkish. Lingua 155 : 62–84.
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Language as a subject
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This comparative study argues that fit referential expression learning for character (re)introduction and maintenance in preschooler narratives in English, Greek, and Turkish, three typologically distinct languages, is affected by the studied referential discourse functions, and also by language structure and story type.