This is the first study that empirically investigates preposition placement across all clause types. The study compares first-language (British English) and second-language (Kenyan English) data and will therefore appeal to readers interested in world Englishes. Over 100 authentic corpus examples are discussed in the text, which will appeal to those who want to see 'real data'
An introduction to all aspects of second language acquisition research where it relates to practical language teaching and the classroom. This second edition has been enlarged and thoroughly updated in the light of new research. The author lays greater emphasis on the implications of SL. A research for the classroom and a wider range of research is taken into account. There are exercises and expanded sections at chapter ends offering tips for teachers approaching second language acquisition for the first time.