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English Observed By Richard MacAndrew

English Observed by Richard MacAndrew

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This teacher's handbook on language awareness aims to make teachers more aware of natural English. By observing modern English where the speaker/writer seems to "break the rules", this book challenges the model of standard English and the idea of correctness in the EFL classroom.

English Observed Summary

English Observed: A Handbook of Language Awareness by Richard MacAndrew

ENGLISH OBSERVED is a challenging book for all language teachers. Its aim is to make teachers more aware of native speaker English by challenging the model of standard English and the idea of correctness in the ESL/ELT classroom.

Table of Contents

1. Language Awareness 2. Grammars 3. Influences 4. Comparatives 5. Prepositions 6. The Simple Past 7. Adverbs 8. Conditional Sentences 9. The Apostrophe 10. Word Order 11. Gerund or Infinitive? 12. Number 13. Other Possible Changes 14. Acceptability 15. Language Change 16. Inventing New Language 17. The Power of Language 18. Implications for Language Teachers 19. Reference Books 20. Data Collection 21. Examples for Discussion 22. Postscript

Additional information

GOR001286482
9780906717929
0906717922
English Observed: A Handbook of Language Awareness by Richard MacAndrew
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Cengage Learning EMEA
1991-01-01
106
N/A
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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