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Vocabulary in language teaching

Author: Norbert Schmitt
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Series: Cambridge language education.
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"This text offers a comprehensive introduction to vocabulary for language teachers who would like to know more about the way vocabulary works. It provides the background knowledge necessary for practitioners to make informed choices about vocabulary teaching and testing. The overall theme of the book is making research and theory accessible, and then drawing on it to suggest effective classroom  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Schmitt, Norbert, 1956-
Vocabulary in language teaching.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Norbert Schmitt
ISBN: 0521660483 9780521660488 0521669383 9780521669382
OCLC Number: 42786317
Description: xv, 224 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
History of vocabulary in language learning --
Aspects of knowing a word : meaning and organization --
Aspects of knowing a word : word form and grammatical knowledge --
The use of corpora in vocabulary studies --
Vocabulary in discourse --
Vocabulary acquisition --
Teaching and learning vocabulary --
Assessing vocabulary knowledge.
Series Title: Cambridge language education.
Responsibility: Norbert Schmitt.
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