ERIC Number: EJ499427
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Some Problems and Caveats in "Communicative" Discourse: Toward a Conceptualization of the Foreign Language Classroom.
Brooks, Frank B.
Foreign Language Annals, v26 n2 p233-42 Sum 1993
Argues for a conceptualization of the foreign language classroom that matches descriptions of real functional language for communication within a cultural group. Suggestions are provided for needed kinds of classroom-based research from a social interaction perspective to help us better understand what goes on in the language learning environment. (52 references) (JL)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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