Derivational Morphology in Sli Children

Structure and Semantics of Hebrew Nouns
  • Dorit Ravid
  • Galit Avivi
  • Ronit Levy


The domain of derivational morphology has not been studied extensively in the language of SLI children. This paper examines comprehension and production of Hebrew nouns in language-impaired compared with normally developing schoolchildren with a view to contribute to the theoretical discussion of the nature of childhood SLI.


Semantic Category Specific Language Impairment Morphological Awareness Production Task Abstract Noun 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dorit Ravid
    • 1
    • 2
  • Galit Avivi
    • 2
  • Ronit Levy
    • 2
  1. 1.School of EducationUSA
  2. 2.The Department of Communication DisordersTel Aviv UniversityUSA

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