ERIC Number: ED219781
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Language All Around Us.
Fleming, Margaret, Ed.
Arizona English Bulletin, v23 n2 Feb 1981
The 14 articles in this journal issue provide suggestions for making language study interesting. Specific topics discussed in the articles include (1) metaphors, (2) expressing feelings, (3) grammar for speakers of nonstandard English dialects, (4) medical jargon, (5) grammar in the writing process, (6) the rhetoric of teacher comments, (7) slang, (8) Australian dialect, (9) diction and the Ten Commandments, (10) the modal development of preschoolers, (11) linguistic analysis, (12) nonverbal messages, and (13) the language of rejection slips. The journal also contains lesson plans for use in teaching poetry, alliteration, and the language of advertising. (FL)
Descriptors: Dialects, Elementary Secondary Education, English, English Instruction, Grammar, Language Arts, Language Research, Language Skills, Language Usage, Linguistics, Metaphors, Nonverbal Communication, Rhetoric, Teacher Response, Writing Skills
National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 Kenyon Rd., Urbana, IL 61801 (Stock No. 25778, $5.00 member, $6.50 non-member).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Arizona English Teachers Association, Tempe.
Note: The Arizona English Teachers Association is an affiliate of the National Council of Teachers of English.