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Vincze, Laszlo and Jessica Gasiorek. 2016. The moderating effect of valenced contact: Slovak language media use, acculturation and L2 confidence among young Hungarian speakers. Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development 37 (8) : 805–816.
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This paper reveals that (guided) Slovak L2 media use is linked to acculturation and L2 credit amid Hungarian-speaking secondary school students in Slovakia, and more strongly impacts those with higher degrees of positively evaluated contact with L2 speakers.