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Published: 04 October 2007

504 Pages


ISBN: 9780194422499

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Conversational Interaction in Second Language Acquisition

A collection of empirical studies

Alison Mackey

Oxford Applied Linguistics

  • Examines the benefits of interactional feedback, discusses the source of the positive outcomes of recasts and negotiations.
  • Explores the relationship between learners' perceptions and learning.
  • Investigates individual differences such as working memory and gender, and considers both social and cognitive factors in interaction-driven development.