This chapter develops a nuanced understanding of the journey of adult second language learners to proficiency in morphosyntax. The ideas are based on previous research on second language acquisition and are applied to develop understanding of how learners sometimes struggle to learn what teachers teach and sometimes learn things which are not taught.
|Title of host publication||EU-Speak 3: A Compendium of Module Content|
|Subtitle of host publication||European Speakers of Other Languages: Teaching adult immigrants and training their teachers|
|Editors||Rola Naeb, Martha Young-Scholten, Yvonne Ritchie, Rebecca Musa|
|Place of Publication||Newcastle upon Tyne|
|Number of pages||18|
|Publication status||Published - 30 Nov 2018|