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ERIC Number: EJ361114
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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The Mother Tongue in the Classroom: A Neglected Resource?
Atkinson, David
ELT Journal, v41 n4 p241-47 Oct 1987
Outlines the potential of the mother tongue as a foreign language instructional resource, including suggestions for classroom use such as eliciting language, giving instructions, checking comprehension, and testing. Dangers of overuse are also pointed out. (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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