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survey of the teaching of English to non-English speakers in the United States

Harold Byron Allen

survey of the teaching of English to non-English speakers in the United States

by Harold Byron Allen

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Published by National Council of Teachers of English in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTenes., Teaching of English to non-English speakers.
    Statementby Harold B. Allen.
    ContributionsNational Council of Teachers of English., University of Minnesota.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1066 .A4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination158 p.
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5998574M
    LC Control Number66031802
    OCLC/WorldCa1053778

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