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ERIC Number: EJ621541
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0951-0893
Options for Vocabulary Learning Through Communication Tasks.
Newton, Jonathan
ELT Journal, v55 n1 p30-37 Jan 2001
In a task-based approach to learning, learners will often meet new vocabulary "in passing" as they pursue communicative goals. Argues that such encounters can be turned to the learners' advantage and that rather than remove difficult words, teachers should consider a number of cooperative options for exposing learners to new words during class-based interaction. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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