Using dialogues in different contexts, this book provides over 100 practical activities for teachers to adapt for their classrooms. These activities encourage learners to look at the English language through dialogues and spoken interaction from coursebooks, literature and media, as well as authentic conversation extracts. The book explores using dialogue to communicate personal meaning effectively. It covers dialogue as both 'product' and 'process' in language teaching and will encourage learne....
[show more]rs to look beyond conventional communicative strategies and practise spoken language in a fresh contextualised way.
Introduction, 1.Understanding , 2. Analysing, 3. Reproducing and reconstructing, 4. Memorising, 5. Rehearsing and performing, 6. Co-constructing, 7. Creating and personalising, 8. Communicating, 9. Dialogue as Learning, Appendices