ERIC Number: ED263753
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
TEAM. English Language Center. Numbers 43-45, Spring-Winter 1983.
Egan, Dennis, Ed.
TEAM, n43-45 Spr-Win 1983
Three issues of the journal "TEAM" are presented. Each issue contains feature articles, a section on teaching techniques, book reviews, English Language Center news items, and announcements. The articles in these three issues deal with the following topics: the freshman English course at the University of Minerals and Petroleum, a course in writing English, the cultural orientation vocabulary component, notional-functionalism, cloze procedures, English as an international language, cliches in British and American English, a rule for translating Arabic Measure V verbs into English, English for Special Purposes in King Abdulaziz University, a description of an intensive language program, factors leading to success in second language learning, and English and Arabic phonology. The sections on teaching techniques discuss some contextualized grammar exercises, science and technical readers, task listening, a guided reading and speaking activity using cloze procedure, and suggestions for presenting some features of English grammar. (AMH)
Descriptors: Arabic, Book Reviews, Classroom Techniques, Cloze Procedure, College Second Language Programs, Course Content, Cross Cultural Training, English (Second Language), Foreign Countries, Grammar, Higher Education, Intensive Language Courses, Introductory Courses, Notional Functional Syllabi, Second Language Instruction, Vocabulary Development, Writing (Composition)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran (Saudi Arabia). English Language Center.