Language learning : an introduction for teaching

Emmitt, Marie, Komesaroff, Linda and Pollock, John 2006, Language learning : an introduction for teaching. Edited by Emmitt, Marie, Komesaroff, Linda and Pollock, John, Oxford University Press, Melbourne, Vic..

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Title Language learning : an introduction for teaching
Author(s) Emmitt, Marie
Komesaroff, Linda
Pollock, John
Editor(s) Emmitt, Marie
Komesaroff, Linda
Pollock, John
Publication date 2006
Total pages xii, 258 p.
Publisher Oxford University Press
Place of Publication Melbourne, Vic.
Keyword(s) English language -- Study and teaching -- Australia
Language arts -- Australia
Summary The fourth edition ... continues to provide an accessible and comprehensive explanation of language acquisition and use, written specifically for Australian teacher-education students and teachers.
Notes Contents: 1. An overview of language and learning -- 2. Doing things with language -- 3. Language variation -- 4. An introduction to linguistics and grammar -- 5. Discourse analysis/text linguistics -- 6. Syntax, morphology, and lexicology -- 7. Phonology and the relationship between letters and sounds -- 8. Differences between speech and writing -- 9. Learning language -- 10. Learning a second language -- 11. Learning literacy -- 12. Learning and language : a summary.
ISBN 9780195551259
Language eng
Field of Research 130299 Curriculum and Pedagogy not elsewhere classified
HERDC Research category A3 Revision/new edition
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