Volume 4, Number 1 — July 1999

A Word from the Editors…


Reference in Online Discourse; Anita Pincas (24 Pgs)

Vocabulary Instruction through Hypertext: Are There Advantages Over Conventional Methods of Teaching?; Shira Koren (18 Pgs)

On the Internet

Online Extensive Reading Opportunities for Lower-Level Learners of EFL/ESL; Ken Schmidt

Media Articles & Reviews

Aprenda English NOW!™; Reviewed by Douglas N. Jackson

Phono-Tech™ “Better Skills for a Better Life”; Reviewed by Douglas N. Jackson

Mystery Math Island; Reviewed by Anthony Butera

Zootopia; Reviewed by Anthony Butera


Review Essays

Sharon L. Cavusgil (1998), Look Ahead 1: Introduction to Academic Writing;
Linda Robinson Fellag (1998), Looking Ahead 2: Learning about Academic Writing;
Elizabeth Byleen (1998), Looking Ahead 3: Developing Skills for Academic Writing;
Christine Holten and Judith Marasco (1998), Looking Ahead 4: Mastering Academic Writing;
Reviewed by Dirk Siepmann

Kay Lynch Cutchin, Gail Price Rottweiler, and Ajanta Dutt (1998), Landscapes and Language: English for American Academic Discourse; Reviewed by Sharon Myers

Andrea G. Osborne and Sylvia S. Mulling (1998), Writing Together: A Project for Team Research Anthology for Writing Together; Reviewed by Tim Caudery

Catherine Sadow and Edgar Sather (1998), On the Air! Listening to Radio Talk; Reviewed by Sorel Friedman

Myra Shulman (1998), Cultures in Contrast; Reviewed by Robert J. Dickey

Teacher Resource Books

Michael Berman (1998), ; Reviewed by Wayne Trotman

Donald Freeman, Ed. Teacher Source Series

Neil Anderson (1998), Exploring Second Language Reading: Issues and Strategies; Reviewed by John M. Graney

Donald Freeman (1998), Doing Teacher Research: From Inquiry to Understanding;
Cherry Campbell (1998), Teaching Second Language Writing: Interacting With Text;
Suzanne Irujo (1998), Teaching Bilingual Children: Beliefs and Behaviors;
Reviewed by Robert Retherford

Yvonne S. Freeman and David E. Freeman (1998), ESL/EFL Teaching: Principles for Success; Reviewed by Dieter Kranz

Tamara Lucas (1997), Into, Through and Beyond Secondary School: Critical Transitions for Immigrant Youths; Reviewed by Greta Vollmer

Peter Master and Donna Brinton, Eds. (1998), New Ways in English for Specific Purposes; Reviewed by Silvia Bruti

Jack Richards (1998), Teaching in Action: Case Studies From Second Language Classrooms; Reviewed by Wayne Trotman

Yorkey, Richard (1997), Solo, Duo, Trio: Puzzles and Games for Building English Language Skills; Reviewed by Wayne Trotman


Walt Wolfram, Carolyn Temple Adger, and Donna Christian (1999), Dialects in Schools and Communities; Reviewed by Thomas Leverett