English Language Education

Teaching and Learning English in the Primary School

Interlanguage Pragmatics in the EFL Context

Authors: Schauer, Gila A.

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  • Provides a comprehensive analysis of materials (textbooks, picture books, songs) used in German English as a Foreign Language primary classrooms
  • Compares German EFL primary school students pragmatic competence with that of international school primary pupils in spoken and written productive tasks
  • Constitutes the first comprehensive monograph researching EFL primary education with a focus on pragmatics
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This book is the first comprehensive investigation of interlanguage pragmatic issues in a primary school context that is based on both primary school teachers’ statements on their own teaching realities, views and preferences, and a thorough investigation of materials used by teachers and recommended by teacher educators in the state the primary schools are located in. It offers a contrastive analysis of primary school learners acquiring English in a typical English as a foreign language school context and their age peers in the same state that are exposed to English in a school immersion context. 

This book will be of interest to scholars, researchers, educators in higher education that focus on English language teaching, second language acquisition and applied linguistics. It is also intended for students who are planning to become primary school teachers of English as a foreign language. 


Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $89.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-23257-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $119.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-23256-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Teaching and Learning English in the Primary School
Book Subtitle
Interlanguage Pragmatics in the EFL Context
Authors
Series Title
English Language Education
Series Volume
18
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-23257-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-23257-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-23256-6
Series ISSN
2213-6967
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 280
Number of Illustrations
40 b/w illustrations
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