Children Learning Second Languages

  • Annamaria┬áPinter

Part of the Research and Practice in Applied Linguistics book series (RPAL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-3
  3. Background to Child Second Language Acquisition and Pedagogy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
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      Pages 7-36
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      Pages 66-92
  4. Overview of Research Studies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 93-93
  5. Issues in Future Research and Practice

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 199-199
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      Pages 224-250
  6. Resources

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 251-251
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      Pages 253-266
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 267-296

About this book


This comprehensive guide to research and debate centres around language learning in childhood, the age factor and the different contexts where language learning happens, including home and school contexts. The scope is wide, capturing examples of studies with different age groups, different methodological approaches and different languages.


language language acquisition Language Learning second language Second language acquisition SLA

Authors and affiliations

  • Annamaria┬áPinter
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Applied LinguisticsUniversity of WarwickUK

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