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ERIC Number: EJ251160
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980
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Reference Count: 0
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The Humorist in the Language Laboratory.
Holmes, Glyn
Modern Language Journal, v64 n2 p197-202 Sum 1980
Discusses the reasons for growing disenchantment with the language laboratory and introduces a novel approach to advanced listening comprehension exercises based on recordings of professional entertainers. Analyzes the sketches as examples of authentic discourse, as illustrations of different speech registers and regional variants, and as vehicles of culturally significant content. (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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