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ERIC Number: EJ671213
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-8755-4615
The Use of Chat Rooms in an ESL Setting.
Yuan, Yi
Computers and Composition, v20 n2 p194-206 2003
Explores the combination of on-line chat rooms with regular classroom interactions in a personalized English program and its potentials to enhance second language development. Suggests that the face-to-face interactions may have highlighted the participants' language problems and enhanced their awareness of such problems, whereas the on-line chatting provided the participants a unique opportunity to put their grammatical knowledge to practice through meaningful communication. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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