Cross-Linguistic Transfer of Writing Strategies: Interactions Between Foreign Language and First Language Classrooms (Second Language Acquisition #145) (Hardcover)

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In the context of increasingly multilingual global educational settings, this book provides a timely exploration of the phenomenon of cross-linguistic transfer of writing strategies (in particular, transfer from the foreign language to the first language) and presents a compelling case for a multilingual approach to writing pedagogy.

About the Author


Karen Forbes is a Senior Lecturer in Second Language Education in the Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge, UK. She previously taught modern languages in a secondary school in England and has also taught English as a foreign language in Spain and China. Her current research interests include the development and cross-linguistic transfer of language learning strategies, and the influence of multilingual identity on foreign language learning.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781788929745
ISBN-10: 1788929748
Publisher: Multilingual Matters Limited
Publication Date: October 19th, 2020
Pages: 208
Language: English
Series: Second Language Acquisition