Task-Based Learning: Cognitive Underpinnings
Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
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The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics
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Robinson, P. and Gilabert, R. 2012. Task-Based Learning: Cognitive Underpinnings. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .
- Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
Over the past thirty years, proposals for task-based language teaching (TBLT) have drawn on a variety of claims about, and research into, the cognitive processes thought to promote successful second language acquisition (SLA).
- cognitive development;
- second language acquisition;
- interactionist language studies