LINGUIST List 26.5536

Mon Dec 14 2015

Confs: Applied Ling, Lang Acqu/USA

Editor for this issue: Amanda Foster <>

Date: 12-Dec-2015
From: Rafael Salaberry <>
Subject: Teaching and Testing of L2 Interactional Competence
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Teaching and Testing of L2 Interactional Competence

Date: 30-Apr-2016 - 01-May-2016
Location: Houston, TX, USA
Contact: Rafael Salaberry
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Meeting Description:

The goal of this symposium is to describe and assess ways to implement teaching and testing procedures informed and guided by the research on the construct of L2 interactional competence (primarily during the first two years of L2 instruction and learning).

Invited Speakers:

- Micheline Chalhoub-Deville (University of North Carolina at Greensboro
- Eric Hauser (University of Electrocommunications, Japan
- Niina Lilja (University of Tampere, Finland
- Numa Markee (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)
- Olcay Sert (Hacettepe University, Turkey)
- Naoko Taguchi (Carnegie Mellon University, USA)
- Carmen Taleghani-Nikazm (Ohio State University, USA)
- Hansun Waring (Columbia University, USA)

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