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ERIC Number: EJ420160
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0826-435X
The Other Side of the Desk: Experiencing Learning a New Language.
Diffey, Norman
TESL Canada Journal, v8 n1 p27-36 Nov 1990
Discusses the comments of 30 in-service English-as-a-Second-Language teachers who participated in introductory lessons in an unknown language (Russian). Comments revealed a high level of anxiety, the need for security before and during instruction, and observations concerning implementation of various cognitive techniques to quickly master the material. (GLR)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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