Becoming literate in English as a second language

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Published by Ablex Pub. Corp. in Norwood, N.J .

Written in English

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  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers.,
  • English language -- Study and teaching -- United States.

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Includes bibliographies and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Susan R. Goldman and Henry T. Trueba.
SeriesCognition and literacy
ContributionsGoldman, Susan R., Trueba, Enrique T., 1931-
LC ClassificationsPE1128.A2 B34 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 261 p. :
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2385398M
ISBN 100893914266
LC Control Number87014311

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