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Ellis, Nick

  1. Patrick Rebuschat

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0362

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Rebuschat, P. 2012. Ellis, Nick. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Nick Ellis (1953– ) is a British psychologist who is best known for his influential research and publications on the cognitive aspects underlying second language (L2) acquisition and processing.


  • cognitive science;
  • psycholinguistics;
  • second language acquisition;
  • language teaching;
  • grammar