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Interaction of Language Processing and Motor Skill in Children With Specific Language Impairment

The authors sought to examine how language production interacts with speech motor and gross and fine motor skill in children with specific language impairment (SLI), and reported that children with SLI show co-occurring speech motor and generalized motor deficits. The … Continue reading

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Differentiating children with and without language impairment based on grammaticality

Two groups of 3-year-olds, 17 with language impairment and 17 with typical language, participated in a picture description task. Percentage Grammatical Utterance (PGU), Percentage Sentence Point (PSP), and Percentage Verb Tense Usage (PVT) were computed. PGU, PSP, and PVT were … Continue reading

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