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Most popular ELT: teaching theory & methods books

The most popular ELT: teaching theory & methods books currently available. Updated weekly.
Course in English Language Teaching
A completely revised and updated edition of A Course in Language Teaching.
Stride Ahead: An Aid to Comprehension
Very Good condition
Task-Based Language Teaching
While Designing Tasks underpins this new title, the material has been thoroughly updated and includes four new chapters.
Curriculum Development in Language Teaching
A new edition of a successful title, which has been fully revised and updated to reflect contemporary issues in curriculum.
Key Issues in Language Teaching
A comprehensive and extensively researched overview of key issues in language teaching today.
How Second Languages are Learned: An Introduction
For students of English language, linguistics or modern languages, this introduction explores second language (L2) learning in terms of five problems facing the L2 learner: 'breaking into' the language; associating forms with meanings; learning L2 syntax; learning L2 semantics; and learning about context of use.
Penny Ur's 100 Teaching Tips: Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers
Tried and tested teaching tips for language teachers.
How to Teach Speaking
How to Teach Speaking will increase a teacher's knowledge on this crucial subject and provide ideas to take and use in class.
Testing for Language Teachers
This second edition remains the most practical guide to testing language. It has a new chapter on testing young learners.
Teaching Tenses
How Languages are Learned
This prize-winning, readable introduction to research in language acquisition is recommended reading for second language teachers worldwide.
Materials Development in Language Teaching
Comprehensively revised and updated to take account of the impact of technology on the field of materials development
Lexical Grammar: Activities for Teaching Chunks and Exploring Patterns
This title is for language teachers who are interested in the relationship between grammar and vocabulary, and who are looking for activities which focus on units of language, such as chunks and patterns.
Language Curriculum Design
Combining research/theory with practice, this describes the steps involved in the language curriculum design process, elaborates and justifies these steps, and provides opportunities for practicing and applying them.
Teaching Young Language Learners
Doing Action Research in English Language Teaching: A Guide for Practitioners
A guide to going through an action research process. It addresses: action research and how it differs from other forms of research; the steps involved in developing an action research project; ways of developing a research focus; methods of data collection; approaches to data analysis; and, making sense of action research for classroom action.
Teaching Languages to Young Learners
This book will develop readers' understanding of children are being taught a foreign language.
Teaching ESL/EFL Reading and Writing
Using a framework based on principles of teaching and learning, this guide for teachers and teacher trainees offers suggestions for helping learners at various levels of proficiency develop their reading and writing skills and fluency. It features applied principles, useful teaching techniques, and guidelines for testing and monitoring.
Exploring Language Assessment and Testing: Language in Action
TEFL Lesson Plans For Dummies
Instant English lessons learn in a flash! TEFL Lesson Plans For Dummies is a ready-made course manual for TEFL teachers. With fully fleshed-out lessons, activities, tools, games, and resources, this book contains what is essentially an instant TEFL course.
Applying Linguistics in the Classroom: A Sociocultural Approach
Teaching Grammar from Rules to Reasons: Practical Ideas and Advice for Working with Grammar in the Classroom
An alternative approach to teaching Grammar in the classroom.
Learning Teaching 3rd Edition Student's Book Pack
Learning Teaching is the essential guide for new teachers and is an invaluable resource for teacher training courses. It combines the basic principles of working in a language classroom with practical teaching advice, helping teachers plan and run successful activities, lessons and courses. This extended edition has been revised and restructured.
Classroom Management Techniques
A complete and essential activity-based guide to ELT classroom management.
Mapping Applied Linguistics: A Guide for Students and Practitioners
How to Teach Grammar
How to Teach Grammar is a practical guide to teaching grammar, with a task file designed to make grammar less mysterious and more understandable.
Doing Corpus Linguistics
Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching and Applied Linguistics
This Dictionary is an essential tool for students of applied linguistics, language teaching, TEFL, and introductory courses in general linguistics and explains those difficult theoretical terms which students may encounter across these fields.
Materials Development for TESOL
Features fundamental principles of materials development in TESOL. This title introduces you to theoretical and practical issues in materials development to enable you to make informed and principled choices in the selection, evaluation, adaptation and production of materials. It is suitable for language teacher programmes around the world.
Handbook of Research on Teaching the English Language Arts
Mindset for IELTS Level 3 Teacher's Book with Class Audio: An Official Cambridge IELTS Course
MINDSET, the multi-level course from the organisation that produces the IELTS test, develops students' English skills and leaves them fully prepared for test day.
Teaching Reading Skills New Edition
In this classic text, Christine Nuttall examines and breaks down the skills we use in reading. Based on this analysis, she suggests practical strategies you can immediately use in the classroom to help your students develop their reading competence to a higher level. Especially useful for exam and EAP classes.
How to Teach Vocabulary
The How to Teach Vocabulary looks at all stanges from how to teach words to word chunks and building adn testing students vocabulary
New A-Z of ELT Paperback
Bilingualism in Schools and Society: Language, Identity, and Policy, Second Edition
Teaching and Researching: Motivation
Digital Literacies
Practical Phonetics and Phonology: A Resource Book for Students
Doing Research in Applied Linguistics: Realities, dilemmas, and solutions
Outcomes Advanced with Access Code and Class DVD
Salience in Second Language Acquisition
Reflective Language Teaching: Practical Applications for TESOL Teachers
EAL Pocketbook
Pragmatics for Language Educators: A Sociolinguistic Perspective
Approaches and Methods in Language Teaching
An extensively revised and updated edition of this popular and accessible text.
Compact Advanced Teacher's Book
A focused, 50-60 hour course for the revised Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) exam from 2015.
Routledge Handbook of Audiovisual Translation
Discourses of Brexit
Gold B1+ Pre-First New Edition Teacher's Book with Portal access and Teacher's Resource Disc Pack
Roadmap A2+ Teacher's Book with Digital Resources & Assessment Package