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actions are filtered as individuals go about the business of daily living; includes beliefs, behaviors, and values

culture

2

immigrants assume american cultural attributes

acculturation

3

immigrants incorporation into cultural and social networks of the host society

assimilation

4

2 major Spanish dialects in US

southwestern (mexican) and caribbean (puerto rico)

5

philippines, laos, cambodia, thailand, indonesia, singapore, burma, vietnam, malaysia

southeast asia

6

sri lanka, pakistan, india

south asia

7

japan, korea, china

east asia

8

what 2 things do these languages have in common: vietnamese, chinese, laotian

tonal languages and monosyllabic

9

when is it ok to diagnose a bilingual CH with a LI?

only if language-learning difficulties in BOTH languages (primary and English)

10

interference/transfer

error in student's second language directly produced by influence of L1

11

what do CILF and FALF stand for?

CILF: conversational informal language fluency
FALF: formal academic language fluency

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CILF or FALF: oral language only

CILF (FALF: oral and written)

13

CILF or FALF: context is reduced

FALF (CILF: context embedded because found in social interactions, not academic)

14

CILF or FALF: shared reality between speakers

CILF (FALF: assumes listener knowledge)

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re: formal test: ecological validity

reflects CH's actual, daily environment and life experience