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Communicative language teaching : an introduction

Author: William Littlewood
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1981.
Series: New directions in language teaching.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An introduction to communicative language teaching for practising classroom teachers.

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Littlewood, William.
Communicative language teaching.
Cambridge [Eng.] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1981
(OCoLC)557479871
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Littlewood
ISBN: 0521281547 9780521281546
OCLC Number: 7197346
Description: x, 108 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: What is communicative ability --
Relating forms to meanings --
Communicative activities: some general considerations --
Functional communication activities --
Social interaction activities --
Listening activities --
Choosing what to teach --
A communicative approach.
Series Title: New directions in language teaching.
Responsibility: William Littlewood.
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