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Silence and Participation in the Language Classroom

  1. Colette A. Granger

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1070

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Granger, C. A. 2012. Silence and Participation in the Language Classroom. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

In many cultures silence is an accepted and valued aspect of classroom participation and learning.

Keywords:

  • language teaching;
  • language in the classroom;
  • second language acquisition;
  • identity