ERIC Number: EJ236849
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Publication Date: 1980-Oct
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New Potential for the Old Dictation.
Smith, Paul C.
Foreign Language Annals, v13 n5 p403-04 Oct 1980
For spot-dictation purposes, song lyrics can be duplicated with blanks for the words or structures that are desirable to emphasize. Lyrics quite often have repetitious structures and vocabulary, and lend themselves to reinforcing new forms or concepts. This procedure can encourage general listening comprehension while highlighting one particular language feature. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Opinion Papers
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