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The Phonology of English as an International Language

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An introduction to the role of English as an international language and its implications for language teaching.

Jennifer Jenkins

Format: Paperback

Advocates a new approach to pronunciation teaching, in which the goal is mutual intelligibility among non-native speakers, rather than imitating native speakers. By Jennifer Jenkins. Part of the Oxford Applied Linguistics series.

Sociocultural Theory and Second Language Learning

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Editor: James P Lantolf

Format: Paperback

Topics covered include: learning and teaching languages in the zone of proximal development; L1 mediation in the acquisition of L2 grammar and sociocultural theory as a theory of second language learning. Edited by James P Lantolf. Part of the Oxford Applied Linguistics series.

Language Testing

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Tim McNamara
Series Editor: H. G. Widdowson

Format: Paperback

Examines issues such as test design, the rating process, validity, measurement, and the social dimension of language testing. By Tim McNamara. Part of the Oxford Introductions to Language Study series.

Resisting Linguistic Imperialism in English Teaching

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A Suresh Canagarajah

Format: Paperback

Describes the creative strategies employed by teachers and students in periphery communities in order to use the English language in a manner that suits their needs. By A Suresh Canagarajah. Part of the Oxford Applied Linguistics series.

Language and Culture

Catalogue

Claire Kramsch
Series Editor: H. G. Widdowson

Format: Paperback

Offers an accessible survey of key concepts such as social context and cultural authenticity. By Claire Kramsch. Part of the Oxford Introductions to Language Study series.

Psycholinguistics

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Thomas Scovel
Series Editor: H. G. Widdowson

Format: Paperback

Shows how psycholinguistic research can act as a window to the workings of the human mind. By Thomas Scovel. Part of the Oxford Introduction to Language Study series.

A Cognitive Approach to Language Learning

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Peter Skehan

Format: Paperback

Discusses psycholinguistic and cognitive aspects of language. By Peter Skehan. Part of the Oxford Applied Linguistics series.

Sociolinguistics

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Bernard Spolsky
Series Editor: H. G. Widdowson

Format: Paperback

Provides a brief but comprehensive introduction to the field, making links with related disciplines such as history, politics, and gender studies. By Bernard Spolsky. Part of the Oxford Introductions to Language Study series.

SLA Research and Language Teaching

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An introduction to the theory and practice of second language research for graduate/Master's students in TESOL and Applied Linguistics, and others

Rod Ellis

Format: Paperback

Presents SLA research as a source of specifications for teachers to explore in their own classrooms. By Rod Ellis. Part of the Oxford Applied Linguistics series.

Second Language Acquisition

Catalogue

Rod Ellis
Series Editor: H. G. Widdowson

Format: Paperback

Makes the essentials of this rapidly expanding area of study accessible to readers encountering it for the first time. By Rod Ellis. Part of the Oxford Introductions to Language Study series.