Publication details [#833]

Aphek, Edna and Yishai Tobin. 1983. Understanding idioms in first and second language acquisition: A preliminary analysis. Jyväskylä Cross-Language Studies 9 : 203–224.


Examination of the perception and reception of idioms and formulaic expressions by younger age groups of native Hebrew speakers, and a comparison of their performance with the performance of older learners of Hebrew as a second language whose native language is English.