'If there is currently a more lucid overview available of all significant approaches to language teaching, I'll be very surprised.' - EL Gazette. A fully revised and updated edition of this popular introduction to language teaching methodology, which describes different methods and approaches in language teaching. It provides practical, step-by-step guidance for new teachers and introduces more experienced teachers to new approaches and teaching ideas.
Key features - Fully updated. - An accessible introduction to different methods and approaches in language teaching. - Provides practical, step-by-step guidance for new teachers. Clear and jargon-free. - Suitable for in-service and initial teacher training, and pre-course reading for MA students. - Introduces more experienced teachers to new approaches and teaching ideas. - Cartoons and illustrations, redrawn for this edition.
1 Introduction 2 The Grammar-Translation Method 3 The Direct Method 4 The Audio-Lingual Method 5 The Silent Way 6 Desuggestopedia 7 Community Language Learning 8 Total Physical Response 9 Communicative Language Teaching 10 Content-based, Task-based, and Participatory Approaches 11 Learning Strategy Training, Cooperative Learning, and Multiple Intelligences 12 Conclusion Appendix
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