ERIC Number: ED129085
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Oct-31
Reference Count: 0
Spelling English as a Second Language. Professional Paper 33.
The English spelling system and the teaching of English spelling are discussed in relation to students who are learning English as a second (or foreign) language. The systematic nature of English spelling is described and a brief summary is presented of sound-to-spelling correspondences and of other spelling rules. Specific difficulties which may cause problems for the learner of English are discussed, and teaching strategies are suggested; some sample spelling lessons are appended to the paper. (Author)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Southwest Regional Laboratory for Educational Research and Development, Los Alamitos, CA.