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investigation of second-language teaching

Frederick Browning Agard

investigation of second-language teaching

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Published by Ginn in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages -- Study and teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    This work together with Second-language learning, by H.B. Dunkel forms a report of the Investigation of the Teaching of a Second Language at the University of Chicago.

    Statementby Frederick B. Agard and Harold B. Dunkel.
    ContributionsDunkel, Harold B. 1912-, Investigation of the Teaching of a Second Language, University of Chicago.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP53 .A4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 344 p.
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6047918M
    LC Control Number49007379
    OCLC/WorldCa1088042

    Language education – the process and practice of teaching a second or foreign language – is primarily a branch of applied linguistics, but can be an interdisciplinary field. There are four main learning categories for language education: communicative competencies, proficiencies, cross-cultural experiences, and multiple literacies. Welcome to the Journal of Second Language Teaching and Research (JSLTR). This is an open-access journal which provide a platform both for established and early-career researchers. JSLTR is engaged with building a community of practice (both online and offline) and supports debate and scholarship in second language teaching and research. An Investigation of the Role of Explicit and Implicit Instruction in Second Language Acquisition: A Case of English Embedded Question The present study examined the facilitative effects of three types of input-based (explicit and implicit) instruction on the intake and acquisition of the English embedded questions.


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