Mobile Adaptive Communication Support for Vocabulary Acquisition

  • Carrie Demmans Epp
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7926)

Abstract

Language learners are often isolated because of their inability to communicate. Adaptive mobile communication support tools could be used to scaffold both their interaction with others and their vocabulary acquisition. I propose the exploration of a new tool that is designed to meet this need.

Keywords

Mobile Assisted Language Learning (MALL) Assistive and Augmentative Communication (AAC) Situated Learning 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carrie Demmans Epp
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  1. 1.Dept. of Computer ScienceUniversity of TorontoCanada

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