Standardizing the Russian Aphasia Test: Normative data of healthy controls and stroke patients
Characterization of mixed cases of aphasia, the most commonly attested in clinical practice.
Comparison of measurements at the sentence, word, and inflectional levels.
Group and single case comparisons.
In this chapter of the dictionary we present terms connected with CALL and assessment from letter A to letter M.
The present work is dedicated to the role of gestures in overcoming lexical access problems in patients with motor aphasia. The study is based on a corpus of narratives by brain-damaged individuals – «Russian CliPS» (Clinical Pear Stories), the videos from which were annotated in the linguistic annotator «ELAN», with the gestural layout included in the analysis. The results suggest that most often the difficulties with lexical access were related to the search for nouns and verbs, and gestures (deictic and rhythmic gestures, beats) facilitated lexical access in patients.
This bilingual dictoinary presents an attempt to harmonise Russian and English terms in the field of TESOL and language testing. These two fields tendto be quite complicated for both Russian and English speaking scholars. This dictionary will be useful both for students and young scholars dealing with this topic.
The article examines main directions and conditions of utilization of quality assessment results which should be taking into account within planning and implementation student achievement assessment programs.