This volume provides an up-to-date and comprehensive reference guide to the
key concepts, ideas, movements, and trends of applied linguistics for
With over 300 hundred entries of varying length, the volume includes
essential coverage of language, language learning, and language teaching.
Written in an accessible style, the entries draw attention to the practical
teaching implications of the ideas under discussion, and contain selected
bibliographical information for further guided reading.
The volume will be invaluable to students of applied linguistics, language
teaching, TESOL, and related subject areas.