A Philosophy of Second Language Acquisition

A Philosophy of Second Language Acquisition

Marysia Johnson


How does somebody examine a moment language? during this ebook, Marysia Johnson proposes a brand new version of moment language acquisition (SLA) - a version that shifts the focal point from language competence (the skill to go a language examination) to language functionality (using language correctly in real-life contexts). course of the cognitive and experimental clinical culture. She attracts on Vygotsky's sociocultural conception and Bakhtin's literary thought to build an alternate framework for moment language conception, learn, educating, and checking out. The foundation of moment language acquisition isn't really positioned solely within the learner's brain, the writer says, yet in dialogical interplay performed in various settings.

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