lingu­istics and language teaching I.
you already know, Contrastive linguistics is a branch of linguistics
which seeks to compare the sounds, grammars and vocabularies of two
languages with the aim of describing the similarities and differences
„Foreign language learning in Vienna primary school“ Essay The Austrian primary school curriculum includes foreign language learning from the very first year. There are some projects going on in Vienna for teaching English. One important program / project is called „CLIL –
February 22, 2013 Teaching Vocabulary in Elementary School – An Elaboration on the Appropriateness of Different Teaching Strategies English Department - Module 5 Didactic Perspectives of Teaching: Vocabulary WS 2012/201 Contents 1. Introduction Nowadays, and particularly ever since globalization
What is feedback provision?
Feedback provision is defined as an integral component of educational process of foreign language. But it is a professional imperative for a competent teacher to understand clearly what the notion feedback stands for. One ought to remark that feedback provision isn’t practically identical to error correction.
A. J. Hoge (2013) considerably observes that error correction hurts word fluency and interrupts the process of natural accuracy development hence it cannot be used in teaching practice. Whereas teacher who inputs a correct language form by means of using a special feedback provision technique reinforces the development of his/her students’language proficiency.
A competent teacher makes a choice between various types of feedback depending on such factors as his/her key audience, learning goals, the impact he/she wants to have on students. This ability of affecting students through giving a feedback is a skill which prospective teachers develop while growing into competent teachers. Micro-teaching practice is the teaching educational program which creates an enabling environment for pre-service teachers’pro.....[read full text]