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Learning vocabulary in another language

Learning vocabulary in another language

Author: I S P Nation
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Series: Cambridge applied linguistics series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Providing a detailed survey of research and theory on the teaching and learning of vocabulary, Paul Nation also describes what vocabulary learners need to know to be effective language users.

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Nation, I.S.P.
Learning vocabulary in another language.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: I S P Nation
ISBN: 0521800927 9780521800921 0521804981 9780521804981 3125334438 9783125334434
OCLC Number: 45854346
Description: xiv, 477 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface; CH1 The goals of vocabulary learning;CH2 Knowing a word;CH3 Teaching and explaining vocabulary; CH4Vocabulary and listening and speaking; CH5 Vocabulary and reading;CH6 Specialised uses of vocabulary; CH7 Vocabulary learning strategies and guessing from context; CH8 Word study strategies; CH9 Chunking and collocation; CH10 Testing vocabulary knowledge and use; CH11 Designing the vocabulary component of a language course.
Series Title: Cambridge applied linguistics series.
Responsibility: I.S.P. Nation.
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