Publisher: University of Michigan Press ELT (November 25, 2008)
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The Oral-Literate Connection: views on L2 conversing, Writing, and different Media Interactions provides the most up-tp-date insights from learn and conception at the quite a few ways that L2 conversing and writing help and improve one another. individuals to this assortment not just record on fresh study and theoretical advancements but additionally on cutting-edge pedagogical practices linking oral abilities and literacy. even if study and thought are educated via perform during the text's 4 components, the thematic association proceeds from extra theoretical and research-oriented matters to extra classroom-based perspectives:§ conception and learn at the interplay among conversing and writing§ How talking scaffolds writing§ How writing scaffolds speaking§ How know-how bridges conversing and writing This quantity bargains readers either a compelling intent for connecting talking and writing within the L2 school room and an educated technique of making those connections. a big selection of theoretical and classroom-oriented subject matters is on the market, starting from sociocultural and second-language acquisition idea to school room concordancing and blogging.The e-book has a foreword by means of John M. Swales and an Afterword by way of Paul Kei Matsuda.