Theo Bongaerts

List of John Benjamins publications for which Theo Bongaerts plays a role.



Perspectives on Foreign Language Policy: Studies in honor of Theo van Els

Edited by Theo Bongaerts and Kees de Bot

[Not in series, 81] 1997. viii, 224 pp.
Subjects Applied linguistics | Language teaching


Boxtel, Sonja van, Theo Bongaerts and Peter-Arno Coppen 2003 Native-like attainment in L2 syntaxEUROSLA Yearbook: Volume 3 (2003), Foster-Cohen, Susan H. and Simona Pekarek Doehler (eds.), pp. 157–181 | Article
In this study, we test the prediction, derived from the Critical Period Hypothesis, that a native-level of attainment in L2 grammar cannot be reached by learners who start acquiring a second language after the onset of puberty. We selected 30 very advanced German and French late learners (age of… read more
Hest, Erna van, Nanda Poulisse and Theo Bongaerts 1997 Self-Repair in L1 and L2 Production: an OverviewITL - International Journal of Applied Linguistics 117/118, pp. 85–115 | Article
In this article we will give an overview of the findings of L1 and L2 self-repair studies to date. A comparison between L1 and L2 self-repair research shows that, while L1 studies are firmly based in theory, most L2 studies are not. In order to contribute to theories and models of L2 production… read more
Kellerman, Eric, Bert Weltens and Theo Bongaerts 1996 PrefaceEUROSLA 6: A selection of papers, p.  | Article
Jagtman, Margriet en Theo Bongaerts 1995 Verb Placement in L2 Dutch: A Double Case StudyToegepaste Taalwetenschap in Artikelen 53, pp. 159–170 | Article
In this paper we report on the acquisition of verb placement in L2 Dutch by one Moroccan and one Turkish subject. The data originate from a three-year lon-gitudinal research project on spontaneous second language acquisition by adult immigrants which was financed by the European Science Foundation.… read more
The results are presented of a study of unintentional switches to the L1 in L2 speech production, and the relevance of the findings for current views on bilingual speech production is discussed. The data for the study are 771 unintentional switches to Dutch at the word level in a 140,000 word… read more
Bongaerts, Theo, Kees de Bot and Theo van Els 1990 PrefaceBalance & perspective: 25 years of Dutch Applied Linguistics, pp. 3–4 | Article
Bongaerts, Theo 1985 A View From L.A.Toegepaste Taalwetenschap in Artikelen 23, pp. 119–129 | Article
Before 1968 foreign language teaching in non-vocational schools in the Netherlands presented a relatively simple and stable picture: French, German and English were compulsory subjects for all pupils and all pupils were examined in these subjects. Since then the situation has changed drastically.… read more