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Fall 2017 Reading Group Schedule

Meeting place: BH 807

Meeting time1pm – 2:15pm on Fridays

Discussion leading:

  • 09/15/17 – Senyung Lee: Culligan, B. (2015). A comparison of three test formats to assess word difficulty. Language Testing, 32, 503-520.
  • 09/22/17 – Jaesu Choi: Vafaee, P., Suzuki, Y., & Kachisnke, I. (2017). Validating grammaticality judgment tests: Evidence from two new psycholinguistic measures. Studies in Second Language Acquisition, 39, 59-95.
  • 09/29/17 – Suchada Sanonguthai:  A multidimensional scaling study of native and non-native listeners’ perception of second language speech, Language Testing, 122, 470-489.
  • 10/13/17 – Amy Soto, Ryan Lidster
  • 10/20/17 – MwALT Presentation Rehearsal (Amy Soto)
  • 11/3/17 –  Jean Chun

Spring 2017 Reading Group Schedule

Hi all! The language testing reading group schedule for this semester is as follows:

Place : GISB 2067 or GISB 2015 (subject to change)

Discussion leading:

  • 02/24/17 Senyung Lee: Revier, R.L. (2009). Evaluating a New Test of Whole English Collocations.
  • 03/24/17 Yena Park: Yan, X., Yukiko, M., Lv, J., & Ginther, A. (2016). Elicited imitation as a measure of second language proficiency: A narrative review and meta-analysis. Language Testing, 33, 497-528.
  • 03/31/17 Suchada Sanonguthai: Topic and background knowledge effects on performance in speaking assessment. Language Testing, 34, 23-48. & Ryan Lidster (1:00pm)
  • 04/07/17 Jean Youn Chun: Choi, I. (2017). Empirical profiles of academic oral English proficiency from an international teaching assistant screening test. Language Testing, 34, 49-82. (meeeting at GA 2015)