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Teaching Chunks of Language from Noticing to Remembering

Teaching Chunks of Language from Noticing to Remembering ISBN: 9783852720562
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Teaching Chunks of Language from Noticing to Remembering

Series: The Resourceful Teacher
Author: Lindstromberg, Seth & Boers, Frank
Publisher: Helbling Languages
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9783852720562
Publication Date: 2008
Availability: In Stock In Stock
Level: B2 Upper Intermediate to C2 Proficiency
Price: £30.90
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Teaching Chunks of Language is a motivating new resource book based on the fundamental assumptions of the so-called lexical (or 'chunk teaching') approach. Language as used by native speakers consists substantially of memorized multi-word chunks (e.g. by the way). For learners of a foreign language, knowledge of chunks is strongly associated with important aspects of proficiency such as oral fluency and naturalness of expression.
The challenging question for foreign learners therefore is this....
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: How can many chunks be committed to active, long-term memory?

Teaching Chunks of Language suggests a communicative approach to the teaching of chunks of language. Most of the activities presented are decidedly communicative and involve a lot of speaking and listening as well as intensive reading and some writing.

Teaching Chunks of Language is organised in 4 chapters:
RE-usable activities;
Activity sequences;
RE-usable review & learning quiz activities,
Testing techniques.
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