How Languages are Learned

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Oxford University Press, 1993 - English language - 135 pages
Provides teachers with a comprehensive introduction to first and second language acquisition. The authors believe that by understanding research and theories on how languages are learned, teachers will be better able to judge the merits of different teachi

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I recommend this book to anyone interested in both L1 and L2 learning. This is a fantastic introduction to both aspects of language learning. I haven't read prior versions, so I can't compare, but the ... Read full review

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Main textbook in my Acquisition of English as a Second Language class for my TESL BA. Read full review

Contents

Learning a first language
1
Theories of second language learning
19
Factors affecting second language learning
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