Chapter 29. Interlanguage and Language Transfer

  1. Bernard Spolsky and
  2. Francis M. Hult
  1. Peter Skehan

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694138.ch29

The Handbook of Educational Linguistics

The Handbook of Educational Linguistics

How to Cite

Skehan, P. (2008) Interlanguage and Language Transfer, in The Handbook of Educational Linguistics (eds B. Spolsky and F. M. Hult), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694138.ch29

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405154109

Online ISBN: 9780470694138

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Keywords:

  • language transfer;
  • second language acquisition;
  • cross-linguistic influence;
  • psychotypology;
  • language acquisition

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Definitions, Terminology, and Scope

  • Fundamental Issues and Early Developments

  • Constraints on Interlanguage Development and Transfer

  • Methodology

  • Interlanguage, Transfer, and Performance Models

  • Pedagogy