Learning English: Development and Diversity
Neil Mercer, Joan Swann
Routledge, 1996 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 343 pages
English is learnt, internationally, in a range of diverse settings. This book examines processes of language acquisition in English, as well as what it means to learn English in different parts of the world. It looks at the place of English within formal education, and at some of the controversies that have surrounded the teaching of English.