Pragmatics in Language Teaching, Paperback

Pragmatics in Language Teaching Paperback

Edited by Kenneth R. Rose, Gabriele Kasper

Part of the Cambridge Applied Linguistics series



Pragmatics in Language Teaching examines the acquisition of language use in social contexts in second and foreign language classrooms. Included are 2 state-of-the-art survey chapters, and 11 chapters reporting the results of empirical research.

The empirical studies cover three areas: incidental acquisition of pragmatics in instructed contexts, the effects of instruction in pragmatics, and the assessment of pragmatics ability.

The studies address a number of areas in pragmatics, from speech acts and discourse markers to conversational routines and address terms, and represent a range of target languages and contexts in the United States, Asia, and Europe.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 384 pages, 15 tables
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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  • Category: Language teaching theory & methods
  • ISBN: 9780521008587



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