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Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. I recommend this book to anyone interested in both L1 and L2 learning.

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This is a fantastic introduction to both aspects of language learning. I haven’t read prior versions, so I can’t compare, but the Account Options Sign in. Each title is intended to serve both as a basis for courses and seminars, and as a longer-term reference text for the working teacher’s bookshelf.


This is a completely revised and updated edition My library Help Advanced Book Search. How Languages are Learned. LightbownNina Spada.

This series is designed to provide a source of reference for both language teachers and teacher trainers. This is a completely revised and updated langusges of this readable introduction to languaegs study of language acquisition.

By understanding how languages are learned, teachers will be more able to judge the merits of different teaching methodologies and textbooks, and make the most of the time they spendwith learners. How Languages are Learned provides a clear introduction to the main theories of first and second language acquisition and, with the help of activities and questionnaires, discusses their practical impllications for language teaching.

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LightbownNina Spada Snippet view – How Languages are Learned Patsy M. LightbownNina Spada No preview available – Her research focuses on how instruction and feedback affect second-language acquisition in classrooms where the emphasis lanhuages on”communicative” or “content-based” language teaching.


The contexts for her work have included elementary schools in Canada and, more recently, dual-language bilingual classes in the U.

Her main areas of professional interest are second language acquisition, classroom research spwda L2 teaching and learning, and English as a Second Language.

How Languages are Learned Oxford handbooks for language teachers.