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Learner English : a teacher's guide to interference and other problems

Author: Michael Swan; Bernard Smith
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Series: Cambridge handbooks for language teachers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"Learner English is a well-established and successful reference book for teachers of British English. This new edition builds on the success of the original book. It has been rewritten and extended to provide information on the typical problems and error-patterns of a wide range of learners of English from particular language backgrounds. It compares the relevant features of the students' own language with English,  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Swan; Bernard Smith
ISBN: 0521779391 9780521779395 0521774977 9780521774970 0521000246 9780521000246 3125334314 9783125334311
OCLC Number: 45008558
Description: xvi, 362 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Dutch speakers --
Speakers of Scandinavian languages --
German speakers --
French speakers --
Italian speakers --
Spanish/Catalan speakers --
Portuguese speakers --
Greek speakers --
Russian speakers --
Polish speakers --
Farsi speakers --
Arabic speakers --
Turkish speakers --
Speakers of Indian languages --
Speakers of Dravidian languages --
Speakers of West African languages --
Swahili speakers --
Malay/Indonesian speakers --
Japanese speakers --
Chinese speakers --
Korean speakers --
Thai speakers.
Series Title: Cambridge handbooks for language teachers.
Responsibility: [edited by] Michael Swan and Bernard Smith.
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A practical reference guide to help teachers to predict and understand the problems their students have.  Read more...

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