Bringing together well known researchers, this collection of essays focuses
on constraints in phonological acquisition. The first two chapters review the research in its broader context, including an introduction by the editors that provides a concise tutorial on Optimality ...
Pragmatics in Language Teaching examines the acquisition of language use
in social contexts in second and foreign language classrooms.Book Format: Paperback. Number of Pages: 0384. Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Language Adaptation examines the process by which a speech community
is forced to adopt an active role in making its language suitable for changing functional requirements. This wide ranging collection of essays looks at this phenomenon from a variety ...