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Introducing Second Language Acquisition: Perspectives and Practices


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Introducing Second Language Acquisition: Perspectives andPractices represents a clear and concise introduction to themain concepts, issues, and debates in second language acquisitionstudies aimed specifically at undergraduates encountering the topicfor the first time.

  • Follows six fictitious language learners throughout the textwhose stories serve to introduce various concepts and issues
  • Contains specific chapters on first language acquisition andbilingualism, as well as explicit references to the most recent andimportant research
  • Covers key topics including acquisition contexts, theoreticalperspectives, language teaching methods, second languagedevelopment, and individual differences (such as age, aptitude, andmotivation)
  • Grabs student attention with lighthearted cartoons thatillustrate and reinforce key ideas
  • Features a full range of pedagogical tools to aid studentlearning, including “language learning in practice”textboxes; bolded new terms defined in the margins; an end-of-bookglossary; self-assessment and classroom discussion questions;exercise and project ideas; and further online viewingsections

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EAN:9780470658048
Item Weight:1.4 pounds
Item Size:0.6 x 9.75 x 9.75 inches
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