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Written corrective feedback for L2 development
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Written corrective feedback (CF) is a written response to a linguistic error that has been made in the writing of a text by a second language (L2) lea...
Learning pragmatics from native and nonnative language teachers
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This book deals with intercultural pragmatics and how both nonnative teachers (NNTs) and native teachers (NTs) may enhance their classroom instruction...

Multilinguals' verbalisation and perception of emotions
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This book investigates the interplay of language, emotion and gender in a multilingual context and provides rich insights into the complexities of bil...
The Cambridge handbook of linguistic multi-competence
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How are two or more languages learned and contained in the same mind or the same community? This handbook presents an up-to-date view of the concept o...

Teaching and researching language and culture
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Language and culture are concepts increasingly found at the heart of developments in applied linguistics and related fields. Taken together, they can ...
A guide to doing statistics in second language research using SPSS and R
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A Guide to Doing Statistics in Second Language Research Using SPSS and R, Second Edition is the only text available that demonstrates how to use SPSS ...

Implicit and Explicit Learning of Languages
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Implicit learning is a fundamental feature of human cognition. Many essential skills, including language comprehension and production, intuitive decis...
An introduction to bilingualism
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The study of bilingualism and all of its aspects - from theory and models to social approaches and their practical applications - forms the cornerston...

Constructing a language
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In this groundbreaking book, Michael Tomasello presents a comprehensive usage-based theory of language acquisition. Drawing together a vast body of em...
Coming home
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'Some part of me believed I would become a more complete person if I spoke Irish, more in tune with my roots, my identity, my very being.' 'I was o...

The tongue of Adam
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Drawing from the commentators of the Koran to Walter Benjamin, from the esoteric speculations of Judaism to Herodotus, The Tongue of Adam is a nimble book about the mysterious rise of humankind's multilingualism.
First language use in second and foreign language learning
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This volume offers fresh perspectives on a controversial issue in applied linguistics and language teaching by focusing on the use of the first langua...

Speech perception and spoken word recognition
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Speech Perception and Spoken Word Recognition features contributions from the field's leading scientists, and covers recent developments and current i...
Second language acquisition
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In the age of the global village and the world wide web, understanding the way in which people learn languages is of ever increasing importance. This ...

Assessing the language of young learners
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This volume offers new insights into the assessment of the language of Young Learners (YLs). YLs are defined here as being from 5 to 17 years, and are...
The dynamic assessment of language learning
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This is a practical, accessible manual for Speech and Language Therapists, Educational Psychologists and Educators who assess children with language i...

Second language acquisition
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Exploring the canonical topics in second language acquisition, this book introduces different theoretical perspectives and explores the types of resea...
Why only us
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Berwick and Chomsky draw on recent developments in linguistic theory to offer an evolutionary account of language and humans' remarkable, species-spec...

Using Japanese synonyms
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Being a successful speaker of a given language involves control of the meaning and use of vocabulary items, taking in their lexical content (what phen...
The strategy factor in successful language learning
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This book addresses fundamental questions regarding the relationships between successful language learning and strategy use and development according ...

How languages are learned
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This prize-winning, readable introduction to research in language acquisition is recommended reading for second language teachers worldwide.
Third language acquisition in adulthood
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In recent years, researchers have acknowledged that the study of third language acquisition cannot simply be viewed as an extension of the study of bi...

Phonological acquisition
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In this comprehensive introduction, Anne-Michelle Tessier examines how we acquire the sounds and sound patterns of language. Analyzing child speech pa...
Positive psychology in SLA
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Positive psychology is the scientific study of how human beings prosper and thrive. This is the first book in SLA dedicated to theories in positive ps...

Children's play, pretense, and story
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At the heart of this volume is the recognition that children's engagement with play and story are intrinsically and intricately linked. The contributi...
The second language learning processes of students with specific learning difficulties
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The Second Language Learning Processes of Students with Specific Learning Difficulties is the only recent book available to offer a detailed and in-de...

Disinventing and reconstituting languages
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This book questions assumptions about the nature of language and how language is conceptualized. Looking at diverse contexts from sign languages in In...
Thought and language
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A new edition of a foundational work of cognitive science that outlines a theory of the development of specifically human higher mental functions.Sinc...

Second language acquisition
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Now in a fourth edition, this bestselling introductory textbook remains the cornerstone volume for the study of second language acquisition (SLA). Its...
Working memory and second language learning
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This book introduces an approach to understanding and measuring working memory components and functions in second language learning, processing and de...

Motivational dynamics in language learning
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This landmark volume offers a collection of conceptual papers and empirical research studies that investigate the dynamics of language learning motiva...
Child language
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Lecturers/Instructors - Request a free digital inspection copy here This is the best book on the market for taking students from 'how children acqui...

Children's peer talk
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Inside and outside the classroom, children of all ages spend time interacting with their peers. Through these early interactions, children make sense ...
The acquisition of syntactic structure
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This book explains a well-known puzzle that helped catalyze the establishment of generative syntax: how children tease apart the different syntactic s...

Fundamentals of translation
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Clear and concise, this textbook provides a non-technical introduction to the basic and central concepts of translation theory and practice, including...
Second language acquisition in action
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Despite the key role played by second language acquisition (SLA) courses in linguistics, teacher education and language teaching degrees, participants...

Research methods in child language
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This is a comprehensive and accessible guide to the methodsresearchers use to study child language, written by experiencedscholars in the study of lan...
Linguistics
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Linguistics falls in the gap between arts and science, on the edges of which the most fascinating discoveries and the most important problems are foun...

Bilingual first language acquisition
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Increasingly, children grow up hearing two languages from birth. This comprehensive textbook explains how children learn to understand and speak those...
Language and music as cognitive systems
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The past 15 years have witnessed an increasing interest in the comparative study of language and music as cognitive systems. Language and music are un...

Reversing language shift
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This superbly organised presentation consists of four introductory theoretical chapters dealing with the why, what and how of RLS, six chapters devote...
High-level language proficiency in second language and multilingual contexts
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The issue of high-level language proficiency in other than monolingual contexts can be approached from a variety of perspectives, including linguistic...