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Assessing second language pragmatics, Edited by Steven Ross, Gabriele Kasper, (electronic book)

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Assessing second language pragmatics
Title
Assessing second language pragmatics
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Steven Ross, Gabriele Kasper
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The first book-length collection of studies on the assessment of pragmatic competencies in a second or foreign language. Grounded in theoretical perspectives on communicative and interactional competencies, it examines the reception and production of speech acts through a variety of assessment methods and quantitative and qualitative analyses.
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UK-WkNB
Dewey number
401.93
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ross, Steven
  • Kasper, Gabriele
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pragmatics
  • Second language acquisition
  • Interlanguage (Language learning)
  • Language and culture
  • Speech acts (Linguistics)
Summary expansion
This volume is the first book-length collection of studies on the assessment of pragmatic competencies in a second or foreign language. Grounded in theoretical perspectives on communicative and interactional competencies, the first section of the book examines the reception and production of speech acts through a variety of assessment methods and a range of quantitative and qualitative analyses. The second section investigates interviewer and candidate interaction in different forms of oral proficiency interview
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Assessing second language pragmatics, Edited by Steven Ross, Gabriele Kasper, (electronic book)
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Publication
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Users can print and/or download individual articles/chapters and other individual items from Palgrave Connect ebooks, limited to no more than one chapter per title per authorised user
Contents
1. Assessing Second Language Pragmatics: Theoretical Perspectives-- Gabriele Kaspercand Steven J. Ross PART I: APPROACHES TO ASSESSING PRAGMATIC COMPETENCE Introduction to Part I-- Steven J. Ross 2. Testing Implicature under Operational Conditions-- Carsten Roever 3. A Video-Based Method of Assessing Pragmatic Awareness-- John Rylander, Phillip Clarkcan Richard Derrah 4. Item Difficulty and Heritage Language Learner Status in Pragmatic Tests for Korean as a Foreign Language-- Soo Jung Youncand James Dean Brown 5. Teacher-based Assessment of L2 Japanese Pragmatics: Classroom Applications-- Noriko Ishihara 6. Investigating the Construct Validity of a Role-Play Test Designed to Measure Grammatical and Pragmatic Knowledge at Multiple Proficiency Levels-- Kirby Grabowski 7. Interfaces between a Discourse Completion Test and a Conversation-Analysis-Informed Test of L2 Pragmatic Competence-- F. Scott Walters PART II: FROM PRAGMATIC COMPETENCE TO INTERACTIONAL COMPETENCE: INTERACTION IN ORAL PROFICIENCY INTERVIEWS Introduction to Part II-- Gabriele Kasper 8. Oral Proficiency Interviews as Varieties of Interaction-- Paul Seedhouse 9. The Development of Extended Turns and Storytelling in the Japanese OPI-- Waka Tominaga 10. Third Position Repair as a Practice for Task Management in Oral Proficiency Interviews-- Gabriele Kasper 11. Pursuing a Relevant Response in OPI Role Plays-- Yusuke Okadacand Tim Greer 12. The Situation with Complication as a Site for Strategic Competence-- Steven J. Rosscand Stephen P. O'Connell 13. Interactional Competence and the Dynamic Assessment of L2 Pragmatic Abilities-- Remi A. van Compernolle
Control code
9781137003522
Extent
384 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781137003522
Other physical details
29 figures, 34.
Specific material designation
unspecified
Type of computer file
PDF.
Label
Assessing second language pragmatics, Edited by Steven Ross, Gabriele Kasper, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Users can print and/or download individual articles/chapters and other individual items from Palgrave Connect ebooks, limited to no more than one chapter per title per authorised user
Contents
1. Assessing Second Language Pragmatics: Theoretical Perspectives-- Gabriele Kaspercand Steven J. Ross PART I: APPROACHES TO ASSESSING PRAGMATIC COMPETENCE Introduction to Part I-- Steven J. Ross 2. Testing Implicature under Operational Conditions-- Carsten Roever 3. A Video-Based Method of Assessing Pragmatic Awareness-- John Rylander, Phillip Clarkcan Richard Derrah 4. Item Difficulty and Heritage Language Learner Status in Pragmatic Tests for Korean as a Foreign Language-- Soo Jung Youncand James Dean Brown 5. Teacher-based Assessment of L2 Japanese Pragmatics: Classroom Applications-- Noriko Ishihara 6. Investigating the Construct Validity of a Role-Play Test Designed to Measure Grammatical and Pragmatic Knowledge at Multiple Proficiency Levels-- Kirby Grabowski 7. Interfaces between a Discourse Completion Test and a Conversation-Analysis-Informed Test of L2 Pragmatic Competence-- F. Scott Walters PART II: FROM PRAGMATIC COMPETENCE TO INTERACTIONAL COMPETENCE: INTERACTION IN ORAL PROFICIENCY INTERVIEWS Introduction to Part II-- Gabriele Kasper 8. Oral Proficiency Interviews as Varieties of Interaction-- Paul Seedhouse 9. The Development of Extended Turns and Storytelling in the Japanese OPI-- Waka Tominaga 10. Third Position Repair as a Practice for Task Management in Oral Proficiency Interviews-- Gabriele Kasper 11. Pursuing a Relevant Response in OPI Role Plays-- Yusuke Okadacand Tim Greer 12. The Situation with Complication as a Site for Strategic Competence-- Steven J. Rosscand Stephen P. O'Connell 13. Interactional Competence and the Dynamic Assessment of L2 Pragmatic Abilities-- Remi A. van Compernolle
Control code
9781137003522
Extent
384 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781137003522
Other physical details
29 figures, 34.
Specific material designation
unspecified
Type of computer file
PDF.

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