• Fast shipping
  • 14 days money back guarantee
  • Lowest price guarantee in Australia

English as a Lingua Franca

English as a Lingua Franca

ISBN 9780415809900
Publication Date
Purchase Type Buy New
Publisher Routledge
Author(s)
Overview

English as a Lingua Franca: Theorizing and Teaching English examines the English used among non-native speakers around the world today and its relation to English as a native language, as well as the implications for English language teaching.

Challenging and incisive, this book analyses positive and negative accounts of English as a lingua franca, and its linguistic features, within the context of:

native and World Englishes

multilingualism and intercultural communication

sociolinguistic issues including accent and identity

classroom teaching and learning

English as a Lingua Franca is a useful guide for teachers and trainee teachers, and will be essential reading for advanced students and linguists concerned with multilingualism, language contact, language learning, language change, and the place of English in the world today.

Overview

English as a Lingua Franca: Theorizing and Teaching English examines the English used among non-native speakers around the world today and its relation to English as a native language, as well as the implications for English language teaching.

Challenging and incisive, this book analyses positive and negative accounts of English as a lingua franca, and its linguistic features, within the context of:

native and World Englishes

multilingualism and intercultural communication

sociolinguistic issues including accent and identity

classroom teaching and learning

English as a Lingua Franca is a useful guide for teachers and trainee teachers, and will be essential reading for advanced students and linguists concerned with multilingualism, language contact, language learning, language change, and the place of English in the world today.

BackOrder
Leaves warehouse in 10 - 15 business days

Savings : $38.72 (16% off)

or buy now & pay later with