Cross-Language Mediation in Foreign Language Teaching and Testing / / Maria Stathopoulou.

This book contributes to the growing field of foreign language teaching and testing by shedding light on mediation between languages. Stathopoulou offers an empirically-grounded definition of mediation as a form of translanguaging and offers tools and methods for further research in multilingual tes...

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Superior document:Title is part of eBook package: De Gruyter MultiLingual Matters Backlist eBook-Package 2000-2015
Place / Publishing House:Bristol ;, Blue Ridge Summit : : Multilingual Matters, , [2015]
Year of Publication:2015
Series:New Perspectives on Language and Education
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Physical Description:1 online resource
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Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. The Notion of Mediation: An Interdisciplinary Overview
  • 3. Theorising Mediation
  • 4. Mediation Tasks
  • 5. Mediation Strategies
  • 6. Mediation Strategy Use and Task Type
  • 7. Mediation Strategy Use and Proficiency Level
  • 8. Conclusions and Suggestions for Future Research
  • 9. Teaching and Testing Mediation: A Means for Promoting Multilingualism
  • Appendix 1
  • Appendix 2
  • Appendix 3: Types of Sentences and Clauses
  • References
  • Index