English for Academic Purposes e-Book for Kindle

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English for Academic Purposes e-Book for Kindle

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A comprehensive and up-to-date overview of research in the field of English for Academic Purposes, presenting typical and best practice, and providing practical suggestions for developing materials to promote both language and skills.

  • ISBN: 978-0-19-436058-6
  • Print Length (pages): 400

English for Academic Purposes discusses the fast-developing area of teaching English for Academic Purposes and provides comprehensive answers to questions that teachers ask. It helps you to become more familiar with a range of key concepts and issues, and gives you a better understanding of how they impact on your teaching.

Key features

  • a comprehensive overview of research in the field of English for Academic Purposes (EAP)
  • covers all aspects of EAP including language, texts, reading, writing, listening, speaking, materials, and assessment
  • discusses the core concept of critical thinking and how it affects language use
  • explains how to use technologies to open up new opportunities for EAP teaching and learning

Reviews

  • '... an up-to-date contribution to the still rather few book-length treatments of the theory and practice of English for Academic Purposes... This is an ambitious book, with extensive and detailed coverage of the major issues in current EAP.'
    - Modern English Teacher