Two Out Of Three

This article is a written-up version of a talk given by Michael Swan, posted here with Michael’s kind permission. It argues that a balanced language course should consist of three kinds of Input (extensive, intensive and analysed), and similarly three kinds of Output (extensive, intensive and analysed). Michael argues that too many language programs focus on only some of these elements while ignoring others.

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