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Author Muñoz, Carmen
Title Intensive Exposure Experiences in Second Language Learning
Imprint Bristol : Channel View Publications, 2012
©2012
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (271 pages)
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Series Second Language Acquisition ; v.65
Second Language Acquisition
Note Intro -- Contents -- Contributors -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Part 1 Theoretical Underpinnings of Intensive Learning -- 1 Is Intensive Learning Effective? Reflecting on the Results from Cognitive Psychology and the Second Language Acquisition Literature -- Part 2 Intensive Instruction -- 2 Intensive L2 Instruction in Canada: Why not Immersion? -- 3 Closing the Gap: Intensity and Proficiency -- 4 When Comprehensible Input is not Comprehensive Input: A Multi-dimensional Analysis of Instructional Input in Intensive English as a Foreign Language -- 5 What Language is Promoted in Intensive Programs? Analyzing Language Generated from Oral Assessment Tasks -- 6 Time and Amount of L2 Contact Inside and Outside the School - Insights from the European Schools -- Part 3 Learners' Perceptions and Intensive Exposure -- 7 The Significance of Intensive Exposure as a Turning Point in Learners' Histories -- 8 Change or Stability in Learners' Perceptions as a Result of Study Abroad -- Part 4 Naturalistic Immersion -- 9 The Impact of Study Abroad and Age on Second Language Accuracy Development -- 10 Oral and Written Development in Formal Instruction and Study Abroad: Differential Effects of Learning Context -- 11 Differences in L2 Segmental Perception: The Effects of Age and L2 Learning Experience -- Index
This volume brings together studies from learning contexts that provide intensive exposure to the target language: naturalistic immersion (immigration and study abroad), intensive instruction, and informal intensive environments in foreign language settings. Its chapters highlight the unique role of intensive exposure in second language learning
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Muñoz, Carmen Intensive Exposure Experiences in Second Language Learning Bristol : Channel View Publications,c2012 9781847698049
Subject Education, Bilingual.;Immersion method (Language teaching);Language and languages -- Study and teaching.;Second language acquisition -- Study and teaching
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