English Observed: A Handbook of Language Awareness

  • AUTHOR: Richard MacAndrew
  • ISBN-13: 9780906717929 
  • 106 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©1991     Published
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Overview

About The Product

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.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Richard MacAndrew

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