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Second language acquisition

Author: Wolfgang Klein
Publisher: Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1986.
Series: Cambridge textbooks in linguistics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This textbook presents an account of the main concerns, problems and theoretical and practical issues raised by second language acquisition research. Research in this field has until recently been mainly pedagogically oriented, but since the 1970s linguists and psychologists have become increasingly interested in the principles that underlie second language acquisition for the light these throw on how human language  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wolfgang Klein
ISBN: 0521317029 9780521317023 0521268796 9780521268790
OCLC Number: 12081463
Language Note: Translation of: Zweitspracherwerb.
Notes: Translation of: Zweitsprachenerwerb.
Includes indexes.
Description: ix, 191 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Some forms of language acquisition, some fundamental facts, some focal issues, some well-known theories --
Six dimensions of language acquisition --
Some consequences for foreign language instruction --
The learner's four tasks --
The problem of analysis --
The problem of synthesis --
The embedding problem --
The matching problem.
Series Title: Cambridge textbooks in linguistics.
Other Titles: Zweitsprachenerwerb.
Responsibility: Wolfgang Klein.
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This 1986 textbook presents an account of the main concerns, problems and theoretical and practical issues raised by second language acquisition research. It provides students of linguistics and  Read more...

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