Current Trends in the Development and Teaching of the Four Language Skills

Current Trends in the Development and Teaching of the Four Language Skills

by Esther Uso-Juan
     
 

ISBN-10: 3110189682

ISBN-13: 9783110189681

Pub. Date: 08/28/2006

Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter

Current Trends in the Development and Teaching of the four Language Skills builds connections from theory in the four language skills to instructional practices and comprises twenty-one chapters that are grouped in five sections. The introductory chapter presents a communicative competence framework in order to highlight the key role the four language

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Current Trends in the Development and Teaching of the four Language Skills builds connections from theory in the four language skills to instructional practices and comprises twenty-one chapters that are grouped in five sections. The introductory chapter presents a communicative competence framework in order to highlight the key role the four language skills play in language learning and teaching. The next four sections each represent a language skill. Each section begins with a chapter which briefly illustrates advances in the understanding of how each skill is likely to be learned and taught.The following didactically oriented chapters expand this understanding by reviewing exemplary research and presenting innovative activities. The accessible style and practical focus of the volume make it ideal for method courses on teaching the four language skills.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783110189681
Publisher:
Mouton de Gruyter
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Series:
Studies on Language Acquisition [SOLA] Series, #29
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
498
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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