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Using textbooks effectively

Using textbooks effectively

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Published by Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Inc. in Alexandria, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-141) and index.

    Statementedited by Lilia Savova.
    SeriesTESOL classroom practice series
    ContributionsSavova, Lilia.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1128.A2 U845 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 150 p. :
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23916126M
    ISBN 109781931185592
    LC Control Number2009926232
    OCLC/WorldCa456982280

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