Acquisition of Spanish Consonants in Children Aged 3–5 Years, 7 Months The study examined the Spanish articulation skills of 120 Spanish-speaking children of Mexican descent. The children ranged in age from 3 to 5:7 years. The median ages (50%) and upper age limits (90%) of customary production are given for 18 Spanish consonants. ... Research Article
Research Article  |   October 01, 1987
Acquisition of Spanish Consonants in Children Aged 3–5 Years, 7 Months
 
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  • Beatrice C. Jimenez is an associate professor at California State University, Chico, CA 95929-0222. Requests for reprints may be sent to her at this address.
    Beatrice C. Jimenez is an associate professor at California State University, Chico, CA 95929-0222. Requests for reprints may be sent to her at this address.×
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Research Article   |   October 01, 1987
Acquisition of Spanish Consonants in Children Aged 3–5 Years, 7 Months
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, October 1987, Vol. 18, 357-363. doi:10.1044/0161-1461.1804.357
History: Received April 7, 1986 , Accepted October 10, 1986
 
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, October 1987, Vol. 18, 357-363. doi:10.1044/0161-1461.1804.357
History: Received April 7, 1986; Accepted October 10, 1986

The study examined the Spanish articulation skills of 120 Spanish-speaking children of Mexican descent. The children ranged in age from 3 to 5:7 years. The median ages (50%) and upper age limits (90%) of customary production are given for 18 Spanish consonants.

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