Volume 11, Number 2 — September 2007

A Word from the Editors…

Feature Articles

Editor: Maggie Sokolik

Grammar-Based Teaching: A Practitioner’s Perspective; Betty Azar (12 Pgs) pdf (pdf)
Concept-Based Grammar Teaching: An Academic Responds to Azar; Kent Hill (10 Pgs) pdf (pdf)
Towards More Context and Discourse in Grammar Instruction; Marianne Celce-Murcia (6 Pgs) pdf (pdf)
Grammar, Meaning and Pragmatics: Sorting Out the Muddle; Michael Swan (19 Pgs) pdf (pdf)
The Effects of Implicit and Explicit Instruction on Simple and Complex Grammatical Structures for Adult English Language Learners; Karen L. Ziemer Andrews (15 Pgs) pdf (pdf)
Grammar Texts and Consumerist Subtexts; M E Sokolik (9 Pgs) pdf (pdf)

On the Internet

Editor: Vance Stevens

Text-to-Speech Applications Used in EFL Contexts to Enhance Pronunciation; Dafne González pdf (pdf)

Media Articles & Reviews

Editors: Thomas Delaney & Maja Grgurovic

Introductory English Grammar and Vocabulary with Color Key; Reviewed by Dessie Bekrieva-Grannis pdf (pdf)
Fundamentals of English Grammar: Interactive; Reviewed by Josh Overcast pdf (pdf)
Game Show Presenter 4.3d; Reviewed by Ferit Kılıçkaya & Ebru Çerezcioğlu pdf (pdf)
Motivating Language Learners with Flickr; Reviewed by Aaron Campbell
pdf (pdf)


Editor: Will Seng

Classroom Texts

A. Robert Young & Ann O. Strauch (2006), Nitty Gritty Grammar: Sentence Essentials for Writers, 2nd ed.; Reviewed by Pat Moore
pdf (pdf)

Scott Thornbury (2006), Resource Books for Teachers: Grammar; Reviewed by Joseph J. Lee pdf (pdf)
John McH. Sinclair & Anna Mauranen (2006), Linear Unit Grammar: Integrating Speech and Writing; Reviewed by Oliver Mason pdf (pdf)
Mike Scott & Christopher Tribble (2006), Textual Patterns: Key Words and Corpus Analysis In Language Education; Reviewed by Kornwipa Poonponpdf (pdf)
Douglas Biber (2006), University Language: A Corpus-based Study of Spoken and Written Registers; Reviewed by Ruth Breeze pdf (pdf)


Keith S. Folse, Elena Vestri Solomon & David Clabeaux (2007), From Great Paragraphs to Great Essays; Reviewed by Panagiota Dimakis
pdf (pdf)

Ken Hyland & Fiona Hyland, Eds. (2006), Feedback in Second Language Writing: Contexts and Issues; Reviewed by Abdelmajid Bouziane
pdf (pdf)

Teacher Resources

Robert M. DeKeyser, Ed. (2007), Practice in a Second Language: Perspectives from Applied Linguistics and Cognitive Psychology; Reviewed by Andrea B. Hellmanpdf (pdf)
Mike Levy & Glenn Stockwell (2006), CALL Dimensions: Options and Issues in Computer-Assisted Language Learning; Reviewed by Anne O’Bryan pdf (pdf)