Interactive Lexical Phrases in Pair Interview Tasks

  • James Hobbs

Summary

I wanted to improve my students’ performance in pair interview tasks as they used a lot of mother tongue and sounded quite stilted. In order to identify lexical phrases they could use to make their interactions flow more smoothly, I made recordings of native speakers performing tasks from the coursebook. I then designed materials to direct students’ attention to these phrases by using the task recordings in class within a TBL framework.

Keywords

Grease Clarification Rote 

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2005

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  • James Hobbs

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