Welcome to the Fall semester! Here’s the schedule for the LAL meetings this semester.
Place: Morrison Hall 224
Time: 1:20pm – 2:20pm on Fridays
Our first lab meeting will be on Friday, August 24. We’ll talk about attending MwALT this year (September 22, 2018) in Wisconsin, Madison, and discuss Green (2014). See you this Friday!
08/24/18 – Group discussion: Green, A. (2014). Exploring Language Assessment and Testing: Language in Action. New York, NY: Routledge.
08/31/18 – Bihua Chen: Deygers, B., Van Gorp, K., & Demeester, T. (2018). The B2 level and the dream of a common standard. Language Assessment Quarterly, 15, 44-58.
09/07/18 – Senyung Lee: Kremmel, B., & Schmitt, N. (2016). Interpreting vocabulary test scores: What do various item formats tell us about learners’ ability to employ words? Language Assessment Quarterly, 13, 377-392.
09/14/18 – Yena Park: Kim, H. (2018). What constitutes professional communication in aviation: Is language proficiency enough for testing purposes? Language Testing, 35, 403-426.
10/19/18 – Suchada Sanonguthai: Lam, D. M. (2018). What counts as “responding”? Contingency on previous speaker contribution as a feature of interactional competence. Language Testing, 35, 377-401.
10/26/18 – Jaesu Choi: Kim, J. E., & Nam, H. (2017). Measures of implicit knowledge revisited: Processing modes, time pressure, and modality. Studies in Second Language Acquisition, 39, 431-457.
11/02/18 – Yena Park (Presentation) Crossdialectal Comparison in L2 Mandarin Tone Perception
11/09/18 – Kimberly Wan: Kang, O., & Johnson, D. (2018). The roles of suprasegmental features in predicting English oral proficiency with an automated system. Language Assessment Quarterly, 15, 150-168.
11/30/18 – Jean Chun: Li, S. (2018). Developing a test of L2 Chinese pragmatic comprehension ability. Language Testing in Asia, 8, 3.