Publisher description for Working with words : a guide to teaching and learning vocabulary / Ruth Gairns and Stuart Redman.
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This is a practical guide for teachers on how to select, organise and teach vocabulary to all levels of students. It discusses the linguistic and psychological theories relevant to vocabulary learning, describes with clear examples traditional and current methods of presentation and practice, and suggests ways of assessing and supplementing the vocabulary component of coursebooks. Working with Words is an ideal resource book for practising teachers and teachers in training.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Vocabulary Study and teaching, Teachers Language, Teaching Terminology, English language Semantics