error analysis


noun Linguistics.

the systematic study of deviations from target-language norms in the course of second-language acquisition, especially in terms of the learner's developing interlanguage.

Nearby words

  1. errol,
  2. erron.,
  3. erroneous,
  4. erroneously,
  5. error,
  6. error coin,
  7. error correction,
  8. error message,
  9. error of closure,
  10. ers

Origin of error analysis

First recorded in 1960–65

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