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Teaching language as communication by H. G. Widdowson

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English


  • Language and languages -- Study and teaching,
  • Discourse analysis

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Edition Notes

StatementH. G. Widdowson.
LC ClassificationsP51 .W49
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 168 p. :
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4482147M
ISBN 100194370771
LC Control Number79310636

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