Standard Article

Using the First Language and Code Switching in Second Language Classrooms

  1. Katy Arnett

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1240

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Arnett, K. 2012. Using the First Language and Code Switching in Second Language Classrooms. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

The place of learners' first language (L1) in the second and foreign-language (SL/FL) classroom has evolved along with the methods of language teaching.

Keywords:

  • language teaching;
  • language in the classroom;
  • translation