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ERIC Number: ED392271
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Pages: 268
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-4-268-00234-0
Theory and Application in English Language Teaching.
Kitao, S. Kathleen
A collection of papers, all by the author, looks at a variety of theories and theoretical approaches from linguistics, sociolinguistics, and psycholinguistics and their applications to the teaching of English as a second language. Two studies are also presented. Titles include: "Content Schemata and Second Language Learning"; "Textual Schemata and English Language Education"; "Reading Strategies in Second/Foreign Language Teaching"; "Linguistic Pragmatics and English Language Education"; "Foreigner Talk, Foreigner Register, and Teacher Talk"; "Communicative Competence in English: Teaching About Functions"; "Variations in Success in Acquiring a Second Language: Two Approaches"; "Developing Exercises for Reading Materials"; "Teaching Rhetorical Patterns and Transitions in College-Level English Composition Courses"; "Comprehension of Indirect Requests in English by East Asian Nonnative Speakers"; and "Preparation for and Results of a Short-Term Overseas Study Program in the United States." Contains a 359-item bibliography on reading and schema theory. (MSE)
Eichosha, 2-28 Kanbocho, Kanda, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo 101, Japan (5200 yen).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reports - Evaluative; Books
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A