Learner English: A Teacher's Guide to Interference and other Problems / Edition 2
  • Learner English: A Teacher's Guide to Interference and other Problems / Edition 2
  • Learner English: A Teacher's Guide to Interference and other Problems / Edition 2

Learner English: A Teacher's Guide to Interference and other Problems / Edition 2

by Michael Swan, Bernard Smith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521779391

ISBN-13: 9780521779395

Pub. Date: 05/28/2001

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This updated edition is a practical reference guide which compares the relevant features of a student's own language with English, helping teachers to predict and understand the problems their students have. Learner English has chapters focusing on major problems of pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary and other errors as well as new chapters covering Korean,

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Overview

This updated edition is a practical reference guide which compares the relevant features of a student's own language with English, helping teachers to predict and understand the problems their students have. Learner English has chapters focusing on major problems of pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary and other errors as well as new chapters covering Korean, Malay/Indonesian and Polish language backgrounds.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521779395
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2001
Series:
Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers Series
Edition description:
Second
Pages:
378
Sales rank:
875,813
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Notes on contributors
Introduction
Note for teachers of American English
List of phonetic symbols
Acknowledgments
Dutch speakers1
Speakers of Scandinavian languages12
German speakers37
French speakers52
Italian speakers73
Speakers of Spanish and Catalan90
Portuguese speakers113
Greek speakers129
Russian speakers145
Polish speakers162
Farsi speakers179
Arabic speakers195
Turkish speakers214
Speakers of South Asian languages227
Speakers of Dravidian languages244
Speakers of West African languages251
Swahili speakers260
Malay/Indonesian speakers279
Japanese speakers296
Chinese speakers310
Korean speakers325
Thai speakers343
The cassette and CD357

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