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Do learners with an L1 without articles have problems using them in an L2 with articles?

Put simply, yes, there have been many studies analysing (and proving) that a non-article L1 affects students learning an L2 that does have articles. For instance, Finnish and Swedish learners of ...
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Do learners with an L1 without articles have problems using them in an L2 with articles?

Language Transfer is the term for influence of the mother tongue (L1) on the production of the target language (L2). Language transfer can be both positive and negative. So, for example, positive ...
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