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García Lecumberri, María Luisa, Francisco Gallardo del Puerto and Esther Gómez Lacabex. 2015. The assessment of foreign accent and its communicative effects by naïve native judges vs. experienced non-native judges. International Journal of Applied Linguistics 25 (2) : 202–224.
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Language as a subject
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This study unveils notable resemblances as to global foreign accent (FA) evaluation and its possible communicative results (understandability and vexation) between linguistically trained non-native judges (NNJs), teaching English and familiar with the students' L1s and ingenuous native judges (NJs), unfamiliar with the students' L1s.