The Metalinguistic Dimension in Instructed Second Language Learning
Ganem-Gutierrez, Gabriela Adela
|Series title:||Advances in Instructed Second Language Acquisition Research Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Bloomsbury Academic & Professional|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $148.00|
| Book Description: |
The metalinguistic dimension refers to the way in which learners bring to bear knowledge about language into their learning of a second language, the "L2". This book brings together new research on the metalinguistic dimension, given its increasing importance in the study of L2 acquisition.
In applied linguistics it is widely accepted that L2 learners develop and use knowledge about language when engaging with the challenging task of acquiring a new language; this applies to...