Misemphasis - definition of misemphasis by The Free Dictionary
, pl -ses
an incorrect emphasis
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The inevitable result was a kind of distortion, a falseness, a misemphasis
differences in the localization of languages learned at different ages have not been related to differences in second language proficiency); and misemphasis
placed on findings about unsuccessful adult language learners instead of on the many who reach near-native levels of proficiency in a second language.
conceives it may seem to encourage such a misemphasis