The place of literature in the teaching of English as a second or foreign language

by Marckwardt, Albert Henry

Publisher: Published for the East-West Center by the University Press of Hawaii in Honolulu

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Subjects:

  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers,
  • Second language acquisition,
  • Literature -- Study and teaching

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [77]-78.

StatementAlbert H. Marckwardt.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE1128.A2 M34 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 78 p. ;
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4555523M
ISBN 100824806069
LC Control Number77025360

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