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ERIC Number: EJ554023
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1195-7131
Nonverbal Communication: How Important Is It for the Language Teacher?
Bancroft, W. Jane
Mosaic: A Journal for Language Teachers, v4 n4 p1,3-12 Sum 1997
Argues that nonverbal communication in the language classroom can have dramatic results for the students' appreciation for the subject and in the cognitive domain. Notes that the personality and expectations of the teachers, their gestures, tone of voice, and facial expressions have an important effect on language acquisition. (29 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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