In grade school, no one would have ever guessed I'd grow up to become a linguist-- I was the kid who got Cs in French and couldn't produce a trill to save my life! I went to university majoring in civil engineering-- relieved that there was no language requirement for that major. But I ended up switching to geophysics, thinking that it would be less restrictive than engineering, and that it would allow me to spend more time in the mountains (which turned out to be wishful thinking)...Read more
The Cambridge Handbook of Communication Disorders examines the full range of developmental and acquired communication disorders and provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the epidemiology, aetiology and clinical features of these disorders.
Techniques and Principles in Language Teaching, Third Edition
An updated edition of this popular introduction to language teaching
methodology which describes different methods and approaches in language
teaching. Techniques and Principles in Language Teaching has influenced the
way thousands of teachers have taught languages. This classic guide to
developing the way you teach has been an essential resource to new and
experienced teachers worldwide, and is now in its third edition. Each
chapter focuses on a different teaching approach, describing it being used
in the classroom, analyzing what happened, and helping you think how you
could apply it to your own teaching.