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Children’s Language Development and Reading Acquisition in a Highly Transparent Orthography

ByHeikki Lyytinen, Mikko Aro, Leena Holopainen, Matti Leiwo, Paula Lyytinen, Asko Tolvanen

In this section we describe the features of Finnish orthography that may have an effect on the development of early literacy skills. For a more detailed description, see Lyytinen, Aro, and Holopainen (2004).