New Perspectives on Transfer in Second Language Learning (Second Language Acquisition #92) (Paperback)

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New Perspectives on Transfer in Second Language Learning (Second Language Acquisition #92) (Paperback)

By Liming Yu (Editor), Terence Odlin (Editor)

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This book provides a comprehensive and multidimensional examination of transfer in second language acquisition. It brings theoretical analyses together with work based on empirical observation. Chapters consider lexical, syntactic, phonological and cognitive perspectives on language transfer.

Liming Yu is Professor Emeritus, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China and President of the China Educational Linguistics Association. His research interests have focused on language transfer in second language acquisition, the disciplinary nature of second language acquisition and theory and practice in bilingual education. He has published extensively, including Language Transfer in Language Learning (Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press). Terence Odlin is Associate Professor Emeritus of English, Ohio State University, USA and his research interests focus on language contact and language transfer. He is the author of Language Transfer (Cambridge University Press) and editor or co-editor of four other volumes. He has also published articles and chapters in several journals and edited volumes.
Product Details ISBN: 9781783094325
ISBN-10: 178309432X
Publisher: Multilingual Matters Limited
Publication Date: October 9th, 2015
Pages: 272
Language: English
Series: Second Language Acquisition