Yella Reddy – ELT 1537213


Book – 1      Second Language Acquisition an advanced resource book   [Section 1 and 4]

Authors: Kees de bot, Wander Lowie and Marjolyn Verspoor


Main Points

  1. Defining the field
  2. The field of Second Language Acquisition [SLA]  focuses on how languages are learned.

Doing SLA research

 Qualitative research

  1. Observation method
  2. Introspection method

Quantitative research

Experimental studies

Survey studies

Longitudinal and Cross- sectional research

Real time studies versus Apparent time studies

Reporting on Research

  1. Introduction
  2. Background
  3. Method
  4. Participants
  5. Materials
  6. Procedures
  7. Results
  8. Discussion
  9. Conclusion
  10. References
  11. Appendices

The above mentioned book mainly deals with Second Language Acquisition and also it has a lot of examples how to do the case studies. I t also helps us how to report research work of Second Language Acquisition.


Book -2:  Teaching of English      [Page No: 152- 164]

Author: B.N. DASH


  1. Use of Audio-Visual Aids
  2. Classification of Audio Visual Aids
  3. Conditions for the successful use of Audio- Visual Aids in Teaching English


  1. Play way in Teaching English [Page No: 231-234]

A.Games, Dramatization, Songs, Poems

In this book we can find the use of Audio-visual Aids and their uses and also it gives us the different types of audio-visual aids. In this book we can also learn about the play way method in Teaching English.








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