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.
Materials and Methods in ELT, Second Edition offers a comprehensive and practical introduction to central themes in the principles and practice of Teaching English as a Foreign/Second Language.
- Offers a comprehensive and practical introduction to central themes in the principles and practice of Teaching English as a Foreign/Second Language.
- Features a number of new sections, including task-based learning, the use of the internet, and teacher-research, as well as new samples from current teaching materials.
- Includes an appendix with a selected list of key websites for teachers and students.
- This second edition has been completely revised and updated.