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ERIC Number: ED348840
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Spoken Language. Papers from the Annual Meeting of the British Association for Applied Linguistics (Edinburgh, Scotland, September 1985). British Studies in Applied Linguistics 1.
Meara, Paul, Ed.
Selected papers from the annual meeting of the British Association for Applied Linguistics include the following: "The Scope of Applied Linguistics" (a brief introduction by Paul Meara); "Grading and Professionalism in ELT (English Language Teaching)" (Gillian Brown); "'The Arm of the Chair Is Where You Use For To Write': Developing Strategic Competence in a Second Language" (Elaine Tarone); "Language Production-Language Contact: The Significance of Learners' Speech" (Hans Dechert); "Towards an Alternative Model of Second Language Learning" (Jill Bourne); "Interpretations and Explanations in Discourse: Modes of Advising in Family Planning" (C. Candlin, J. Lucas); "Acknowledging the Conversational Attempts of a Young Mentally Handicapped Child" (Susan Edwards); "Writing in a Foreign Language and Rhetorical Transfer: Influences on Raters' Evaluations" (Liz Hamp-Lyons); "Conversation as Listening Material: The Prosodic Bases of Difficulty" (Catherine Johns-Lewis); "Where Does Language Aptitude Come From?" (Peter Skehan); and "As Teacher, As Learner" (Olivia Farrington). (MSE)
Descriptors: Applied Linguistics, Counselor Client Relationship, English (Second Language), Family Planning, Feedback, Foreign Countries, Grading, Language Aptitude, Language Patterns, Language Research, Linguistic Theory, Listening, Mental Retardation, Oral Language, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Second Languages, Self Expression, Student Evaluation, Teacher Student Relationship, Transfer of Training, Written Language
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Researchers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Centre for Information on Language Teaching and Research, London (England).
Note: For individual papers, see FL 020 442-450.