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ERIC Number: EJ587924
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0951-0893
Abstracts as Authentic Material for EAP Classes.
Morton, Robert
ELT Journal, v53 n3 p177-82 Jul 1999
Questions the extent to which non-academic materials can provide sound reading practice and writing models for English for Academic Purposes (EAP) students, particularly those from non-Western backgrounds who need to learn Western academic rhetorical patterns as well as academic English. Proposes that journal article abstracts be used to create authentic academic materials for EAP courses. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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