Apr 29, 2016 · Fossilization in Adult Second Language Acquisition challenges the common perception that classroom explicit language instruction, particularly grammar instruction, is the prescription. Michael Long's 'Focus on FormS' versus 'Focus on Form' is just one of the approaches that are questioned. Unfortunately, Han does not provide an answer, merely 4/4(2). Interlanguage fossilization is a phenomenon of second language acquisition (SLA) in which second language learners turn linguistic features that are correct in their first language into permanent errors in the way they speak and write the new language.
Fossilization in Adult Second Language Acquisition takes a long step towards shedding light onto the nature of failure. This book offers a systematic analysis of fossilization, a phenomenon which occurs despite continuous exposure to the target language input, sufficient motivation to improve, and ample opportunity to practice.Author: Özlem Pazvant. Fossilization in Adult Second Language Acquisition - Kindle edition by Dr. ZhaoHong Han. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Fossilization in Adult Second Language Acquisition.Cited by: 478.
Request PDF on ResearchGate | Fossilization in Adult Second Language Acquisition | This book is a systematic attempt to address the issue of fossilization in relation to a fundamental question in. Susanne Gardner offers solutions to the case of an incarcerated adult second language learner whose progress has halted Language fossilization is a broad term used to describe many forms of arrested progress in second language (L2) acquisition. This arrested progress can occur in one or more specific features of the target language, and many teachers and [ ].