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older foreign language learner a challenge forcolleges and universities by Elizabeth Garner Joiner

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Published by Center for Applied Linguistics in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Language and languages -- Study and teaching.,
  • Adult education.

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Edition Notes

StatementElizabeth G. Joiner ; prepared by Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics.
SeriesLanguage in education -- 34
ContributionsERIC Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsP53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22374433M
ISBN 100872811557

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