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Key terms in Second language acquisiton

Author: Bill VanPatten; Alessandro G Benati
Publisher: London ; New York : Bloomsbury Academic, An imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2015. ©2015
Series: Key terms series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second EditionView all editions and formats
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"The new edition of Key Terms in Second Language Acquisition defines the key terminology within second language acquisition, and also provides accessible summaries of the key issues within this complex area of study. The final section presents a list of key readings in second language acquisition that signposts the reader towards classic articles and also provides a springboard to further study. The whole book has  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill VanPatten; Alessandro G Benati
ISBN: 9781474227513 1474227511 9781474227506 1474227503 1474227538 9781474227537
OCLC Number: 907140741
Description: 219 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Key Questions in Second Language Acquisition --
Key Theories and Frameworks in Second Language Acquisition --
Key Terms in Second Language Acquisition.
Series Title: Key terms series.
Responsibility: Bill VanPatten and Alessandro G. Benati.

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"The new edition of Key Terms in Second Language Acquisition defines the key terminology within second language acquisition, and also provides accessible summaries of the key issues within this complex area of study. The final section presents a list of key readings in second language acquisition that signposts the reader towards classic articles and also provides a springboard to further study. The whole book has been updated and expanded to take into account a wider range of theories and developments since the first edition. It remains at the top of its game.The text is accessibly written, with complicated terms and concepts explained in an easy to understand way. Key Terms in Second Language Acquisition is an essential resource for students"--
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This is a very clear, concise, well-organised and extremely readable description of key terms and issues in SLA. It will be an excellent study companion, and valuable entry point to more expanded Read more...

 
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