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Published: 24 January 2013

272 Pages


ISBN: 9780194541268

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How Languages are Learned

Fourth Edition

Patsy Lightbown and Nina Spada

  • Relates theories of first and second language acquisition to what actually goes on in the classroom
  • Uses activities throughout to explore the practical implications of the ideas presented
  • NEW Updated content gives teachers information about recent research on L2 learning
  • NEW Activities and Questions for Reflection personalise content and support critical thinking
  • NEW Extra Activities, Study Questions, and videos available online at

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