Teaching grammar to adult English language learners: focus on form
Series or Serial: CAELA Network Brief
Publisher: Center for Applied Linguistics
Published At: Washington, DC
Date Published: Apr 2009
Distributor: Center for Applied Linguistics
Source Address: 4646 40th Street, N.W.
Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC 20016-1859
Material Type: Information Analysis
Intended Audience: General
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 4 p.
Subjects: Adult Education; English (Second Language); Grammar
This brief reviews the evolution of grammar instruction for adult English language learners and provides information on evidence-based strategies for teaching grammar through focus-on-form techniques. Examples of instructional activities and suggestions for future research are given. A list of references is included.
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