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Brown, Steven, 1952-
Second language acquisition myths : applying second language research to classroom teaching / Steven Brown, Jenifer Larson-Hall
Ann Arbor, MI : University of Michigan Press, c2012
book jacket
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 4th Floor  P118.2 .B77 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Second language acquisition -- Research -- Methodology
English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers -- Evaluation
English teachers -- Training of -- Social aspects
Physical Description viii, 199 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-189) and indexes
Contents Children learn languages quickly and easily while adults are ineffective in comparison -- A true bilingual is someone who speaks two languages perfectly -- You can acquire a language simply through listening or reading -- Practice makes perfect -- Language students learn (and retain) what they are taught -- Language learners always benefit from correction -- Individual differences are a major, perhaps the major, factor in SLA -- Language acquisition is the individual acquisition of grammar
NOTE 518638
Alternate Author Larson-Hall, Jenifer

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