ERIC Number: ED056556
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jun
Workpapers: Teaching English as a Second Language, Volume V.
California Univ., Los Angeles.
This is the fifth volume of work papers on the teaching of English as a second language. The topics are varied and cover a large area of related subjects. The titles in this volume include: "The Interaction of Dialect and Style in Urban American English,""Trends in English Abroad,""Some Thoughts on Bilingual Education for Mexican American Children in California,""A Lecture on Reading,""Composition: Control and Communication,""Application of Question and Answer Drills to Group Work,""Two Functions of English Articles,""Instant TESL: or, The Possibilities of Short-Term 'Training',""A Language Aptitude Test for the Japanese (GTT),""Transfer and Interference as Special Cases of Induction and Substitution,""Difficulty, Contrastive Analysis, and Predictability,""Problems in ESL and TESL at UCLA: A Seminar Report,""Cockneys and Cockney Rhyming Slang: Some Unscientific but Affectionate Observations from the Notebook of a Sabbatical Traveller,""Phonetics vs. Phonemics in the ESL Classroom: When Is Allophonic Accuracy Important?,""Experience, Knowledge, and the Computer,""notes," and "A Reading Program for ESL Primary Students." Abstracts of masters theses are also included. (VM)
Descriptors: Applied Linguistics, Aptitude Tests, Bilingual Education, Computers, Contrastive Linguistics, Dialects, English (Second Language), Grammar, Interference (Language), Language Skills, Learning Problems, Mexican Americans, Phonemics, Phonetics, Reading, Second Language Learning, Teacher Education, Teaching Methods, Writing Skills
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Los Angeles.