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Understanding language classrooms

David Nunan

Understanding language classrooms

a guide for teacher-initiated action

by David Nunan

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages -- Study and teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-180) and index.

    StatementDavid Nunan.
    SeriesLanguage teaching methodology series, Prentice Hall international English language teaching, English language teaching (Englewood Cliffs, N.J.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP51 .N86 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 183 p. ;
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2185990M
    ISBN 100139359354
    LC Control Number89003984

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