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  1. Early Biliteracy Development

    Exploring Young Learners' Use of Their Linguistic Resources

    Edited by Eurydice B. Bauer, Mileidis Gort

    A large and growing number of students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds in the US and around the world have the potential to develop bilingualism and biliteracy if supported in their immediate environment. At the forefront in focusing exclusively on biliteracy development in...

    Published October 6th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Teaching and Learning Second Language Listening

    Metacognition in Action

    By Larry Vandergrift, Christine C.M. Goh

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    This reader-friendly text, firmly grounded in listening theories and supported by recent research findings, offers a comprehensive treatment of concepts and knowledge related to teaching second language (L2) listening, with a particular emphasis on metacognition. The metacognitive approach, aimed...

    Published October 5th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Written Corrective Feedback in Second Language Acquisition and Writing

    By John Bitchener, Dana R. Ferris

    What should language and writing teachers do about giving students written corrective feedback? This book surveys theory, research, and practice on the important and sometimes controversial issue of written corrective feedback, also known as “error/grammar correction,” and its impact on second...

    Published September 26th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Research in Applied Linguistics

    Becoming a Discerning Consumer, 2nd Edition

    By Fred L. Perry, Jr.

    Newly updated and revised, this popular text provides a solid introduction to the foundations of research methods, with the goal of enabling students and professionals in the field of applied linguistics to become not just casual consumers of research who passively read bits and pieces of a...

    Published March 28th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Case Studies in Language Curriculum Design

    Concepts and Approaches in Action Around the World

    By John Macalister, I.S.P. Nation

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    Case studies are a powerful pedagogical tool for illuminating constructs and models in real-life contexts. Covering a wide range of teaching-learning contexts and offering in-depth analyses of ESL/ELT language curriculum design issues, this casebook is distinctive and unique in that each case draws...

    Published March 14th 2011 by Routledge