ERIC Number: ED138063
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
"The Teaching of Second Language Vocabulary" - A Workshop.
This is a summary of a workshop on teaching second language vocabulary. The following were discussed: (1) the need to teach vocabulary in context; (2) the need for vocabulary selection; (3) active vs. passive vocabulary; (4) the presentation of meaning (including denotation, connotation, idioms, and cognates); (5) the rate of vocabulary presentation; and (6) vocabulary expansion exercises. (AM)
Descriptors: Definitions, Idioms, Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Semantics, Substitution Drills, Teacher Workshops, Teaching Methods, Visual Aids, Vocabulary, Word Recognition, Word Study Skills
Not available separately; see FL 007 842
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pacific Northwest Conference on Foreign Languages, Portland, OR.
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Pacific Northwest Council on Foreign Languages (26th, Simon Fraser University, April 17-19, 1975)