Little research has been conducted on SLA with English language learners in adult education contexts. The complexities of adult English as a second language (ESL) instruction make research in . Jan 17, · There are many adult second language learners who demonstrate mastery of the grammar of the target language, but retain patterns of pronunciation which are comparable to those of their native language. Second language acquisition in adulthood – .
Jun 01, · As adults or young adults, pronunciation is our weak point. Most sources tend to agree that while it is possible in rare cases for adults to gain a completely native accent in a new foreign language, it just doesn’t happen that often. Kids are more adept at learning and using the sounds of a Author: Alex Breeden.