Encyclopedia of the Sciences of Learning

2012 Edition
| Editors: Norbert M. Seel

Intentional Vocabulary Learning

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-1428-6_2225

In contrast to incidental vocabulary learning, intentional vocabulary learning (also called deliberate learning by some researchers) is defined as any learning activity geared at committing lexical information to memory.

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