American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

ASHA Thesaurus


The ASHA Thesaurus is a controlled vocabulary used to organize information in the fields of audiology and speech-language pathology.

Terms marked "(node label only)" are for classification only and should not be used for indexing. Non-preferred terms are in italics.



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English language learners

Scope Note

Use for people, not education. Use English as a second language to describe the teaching of English as a second language.

Broader Term

People by language proficiency

Used For

LEP use English language learners
Limited English proficiency use English language learners
Speakers with limited English proficiency use English language learners
Speakers with limited proficiency use English language learners
 


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