ERIC Number: EJ375109
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Lexical Phrases for the Comprehension of Academic Lectures.
DeCarrico, Jeanette; Nattinger, James R.
English for Specific Purposes, v7 n2 p91-102 1988
Demonstrates the difficulty that English-as-a-second-language students experience in comprehending academic lectures, explores the lexical phrases that occur in several representative academic lectures and categorizes them in terms of the discourse functions they perform, and suggests ways of teaching such lexical phrases and functional categories to enhance students' ability to comprehend lectures. (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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