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Laughing matters : humour in the language classroom

Author: Péter Medgyes
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Series: Cambridge handbooks for language teachers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Laughing Matters is a resource book dealing with humour in the language classroom. It provides over 120 activities which will inject some light-hearted fun into lessons whilst still being grounded in respected language learning theory." "This book provides teachers with useful background information on humour. There is also step-by-step guidance on how to carry out the activities in the classroom and suggestions  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Péter Medgyes
ISBN: 0521799600 9780521799607
OCLC Number: 50123356
Description: ix, 262 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Funny starts --
2. Jokes and wisecracks --
3. Puns and puzzles --
4. Proverbs and quotations --
5. Poems and songs --
6. Pictures and images --
7. Stories and anecdotes --
8. Sketches and dialogues --
9. Errors and failures --
10. Children and schools.
Series Title: Cambridge handbooks for language teachers.
Responsibility: Péter Medgyes.
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120 activities to inject some lighthearted fun into lessons whilst still being grounded in respected language learning theory.  Read more...

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