Test of Language Competence Extended (TLC-E)
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Supplemental: Acute Hospitalized, Concussion/Mild TBI, Epidemiology
|Short Description of Instrument||
A revision of the Test of Language Competence-Expanded (TLC-E), the Clinical Evaluation of Language Fundamentals®, Fifth Edition Metalinguistics (CELF®-5 Metalinguistics) assessment includes four tests of higher-level language skills.
Designed for students aged 9–21 years the CELF®-5 Metalinguistics is used to indentify students who have not acquired the expected levels of metalinguistic ability for their age.
The four tests that can be either administered individually or as a battery to obtain information regarding an individual's language skills include:
? Making Inferences
? Conversation Skills
? Multiple Meanings
? Figurative Language
Administration time: 45 minutes
Total scaled scores are given for Metalinguistics Profile, Making Inferences, Conversation Skills, Multiple Meanings and Figurative Language. Index scores are given for Total Metalinguistics Index and Meta-Pragmatics and Meta-Semantics Index.
Wiig, E., and Secord, W. (2014). Clinical Evaluation of Language fundamentals-Fifth Edition Metalingusitics. Pearson Education Inc.: San Antonio, TX. Retrieved 8/10, 2016, from Clinical Evaluation of Language Fundamentals 5th Edition.
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Test of Language Competence-Extended.
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Document last updated April 2020