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Handbook of Instructed Second Language Acquisition
Handbook of Instructed Second Language AcquisitionThe Handbook of Instructed Second Language Acquisition is the first collection of state-of-the-art papers pertaining to Instructed Second Language Acquisition (ISLA). Written by 45 world-renowned experts, the entries are full-length articles detailing pertinent issues with up-to-date references.
In short, based on the chapters in this handbook, ISLA has attained a level of theoretical and methodological maturity that provides a solid foundation for future empirical and pedagogical discovery. This handbook is the ideal resource for researchers, graduate students, upper-level undergraduate students, teachers, and teacher-educators who are interested in second language learning and teaching.
Tags: Acquisition, Language, Second, Instructed, students
Just Right Pre-intermediate: Tests
Just Right Pre-intermediate: TestsJust Right is an integrated skills series which is designed to offer flexibility with different teaching and learning styles. Fun for learners to use and easy for teachers to adapt, this second edition allows teachers to make the class just right for their learners.
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George Eliot: The Novels
George Eliot: The NovelsThis volume guides students through Eliot's most widely studied novels: The Mill on the Floss, Silas Marner and Middlemarch. The first part of the book is based on analysis of extracts grouped by themes including relationships, society and morality. At the end of each chapter, a 'Methods' section offers ideas for independent study. The second part describes Eliot's biographical, cultural and intellectual environment, and gives readings of representative critical writing.
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Exploring Second Language Classroom Research

Exploring Second Language Classroom ResearchExploring Second Language Classroom Research

Exploring Second Language Classroom Research is a comprehensive introductory manual for beginning and advanced researchers. Authored by two leading experts in the field, the text explores research traditions and processes. The text is illustrated with a variety of qualitative and quantitative data and includes tasks for reflection and application.
Tags: Exploring, Classroom, Research, Second, Language
Second Language Acquisition: An Introductory Course (4th Edition)

Second Language Acquisition: An Introductory Course (4th Edition)Second Language Acquisition: An Introductory Course (4th Edition)

Now in a fourth edition, this bestselling introductory textbook remains the cornerstone volume for the study of second language acquisition (SLA). Its chapters have been fully updated, and reorganized where appropriate, to provide a comprehensive yet accessible overview of the field and its related disciplines. To reflect current developments, new sections on using learner corpora, semantics and morphosyntax (within formal approaches to SLA), sociocultural approaches, gesture, priming research, and chaos theory have been added. Students will also find expanded discussions of heritage language learning, bilingualism, pragmatics, and much more.

Tags: language, approaches, priming, learner, research, Edition, Course, Second
ELT Journal January 2009

ELT Journal January 2009ELT Journal is a quarterly publication for all those involved in the field of teaching English as a second or foreign language.


Reuploaded Thanks to emkis

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Science Teacher Preparation in Content-Based Second Language Acquisition
Science Teacher Preparation in Content-Based Second Language AcquisitionThe primary purpose of this book is to provide science teacher educators with exemplars of professional development programs designed to prepare school teachers to effectively help language learners in science classrooms simultaneously gain language proficiency and conceptual understanding. To this end, this book examines seventeen science teacher preparation programs that span a wide variety of grade levels (elementary, middle, and secondary), countries (Italy, Luxemburg, Spain, UK, and US), and linguistic contexts (English as a Second Language, English as a Foreign Language, trilingual classrooms, and teaching deaf children science through sign language).
Tags: Language, Acquisition, Second, Content-Based, Teacher, science, language, programs