Most popular ELT: teaching theory & methods books
The most popular ELT: teaching theory & methods books currently available. Updated weekly.
A completely revised and updated edition of A Course in Language Teaching.
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While Designing Tasks underpins this new title, the material has been thoroughly updated and includes four new chapters.
A new edition of a successful title, which has been fully revised and updated to reflect contemporary issues in curriculum.
A comprehensive and extensively researched overview of key issues in language teaching today.
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.
Tried and tested teaching tips for language teachers.
How to Teach Speaking will increase a teacher's knowledge on this crucial subject and provide ideas to take and use in class.
This second edition remains the most practical guide to testing language. It has a new chapter on testing young learners.
This prize-winning, readable introduction to research in language acquisition is recommended reading for second language teachers worldwide.
Comprehensively revised and updated to take account of the impact of technology on the field of materials development
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.
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.
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.
This book will develop readers' understanding of children are being taught a foreign language.
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.
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.
An alternative approach to teaching Grammar in the classroom.
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.
A complete and essential activity-based guide to ELT classroom management.
How to Teach Grammar is a practical guide to teaching grammar, with a task file designed to make grammar less mysterious and more understandable.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The How to Teach Vocabulary looks at all stanges from how to teach words to word chunks and building adn testing students vocabulary
An extensively revised and updated edition of this popular and accessible text.
A focused, 50-60 hour course for the revised Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) exam from 2015.