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Can·a·da

(kan'ă-dă),
Wilma J., 20th-century U.S. radiologist. See: Cronkhite-Canada syndrome.
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Focusing on individual items tested in the survey, results show that these ESL learners had not picked up Canadianisms randomly.
Correlation Between Length of Stay in Canada and Knowledge of Canadianisms
In other words, these ESL learners' knowledge of Canadianisms appeared to have nothing to do with the duration of their stay in Canada.
Effect of English Proficiency Level and LI Background on Knowledge of Canadianisms
The two-way ANOVA results indicated that these ESL learners' knowledge of Canadianisms was significantly affected by their proficiency level (F=7.
Effect of Classroom Instructions on the Acquisition of Canadianisms
So according to our data, classroom instruction per se was not a variable affecting the acquisition of Canadianisms by these learners.
Relationship Between the Teaching and the Acquisition of Specific Canadianisms
Are Canadianisms that teachers report that they have taught in class more familiar to the ESL students than those no teacher claims to have taught?
In order to do this, we weighted the Canadianisms as follows.
Finally, we explored whether these international ESL students were taught or systematically exposed to Canadianisms while in Canada.

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