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Published: 30 July 2009

208 Pages


ISBN: 9780194423342

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Teaching Second Language Listening

A guide to evaluating, adapting, and creating tasks for listening in the language classroom.

Tony Lynch

  • Explains listening processes and the characteristics of spoken language
  • Focuses on practical task design, using authentic listening texts
  • Shows how to integrate listening with other skills
  • Emphasizes the importance of visual information and input in second language listening
  • Discusses the potential role of new media, such as the Internet
  • Includes listening resources that learners can use independently, as well as in a classroom setting

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