Preface. List of Contributors. 1. English: An Alladin’s Lamp.
Part 1: Communicative Language Teaching in ESL Context—2. What Can We Learn from Classroom Observations?: A study of CLT in a Chinese University Context. 3. Communicative Language Teaching and English Language Teaching in Nigeria. 4. Communicative Language Teaching: An Indian Teacher Resolves a Methodology Dilemma. 5. Integrating ICT in the Language Classroom: An Intercultural Journey?
Part 2: Multimedia in ELT—
6. Computer-Assisted Language Learning: Its Future. 7. Podcasting as an Effective Tool for Language Learning. 8. Making Language Teaching Relevant for the Digital Age.
Part 3: Content Based Instruction—9. Content-based Instruction. 10. Familiarity and Planning in Task-based Learning. 11. A Fine ‘How Do You Do’: Contextual Factors within English Greetings.
Part 4: Factors Affecting ESL Teaching—12. Motivation and Demotivation Factors in Language Learning. 13. Narrative Inquiry for Teacher Development. 14. Redefining Learner Autonomy in the Indian ESL Context. 15. Teaching English at the Undergraduate Level: Groping in the Dark? 16. Applying Knowledge of Psycholinguistics in Language Teaching and Learning.
Part 5: Games and Activities in ESL Classroom—17. Language-based Games and Motivation: Using Games in the ESL Classroom. 18. Dynamic, Interactive Classroom Activities. 19. Games and Students’ Motivation in Foreign Language Learning.
Part 6: Vocabulary Development—
20. Vocabulary Learning through Experience Tasks. 21. Enhancing ESL Learners’ Lexical Competence. 22. Morphological Analysis and Vocabulary Development: Critical Criteria. 23. Mass Media, Language Attitudes and Language Interaction Phenomena.
Part 7: Pedagogical Reorientation of Grammar—24. Revising Our Paradigm: Teaching Grammar as Text Inquiry. 25. A Reflection of Pedagogic Value on Swan’s Design Criteria and Westney’s Approach to Grammar Teaching.
Part 8: Developing Communication Skills—
26. Developing the Speaking and the Writing Skills at Technical Institutes: A Classroom Investigation with Suggestions. 27. Integrating Skills: Business Presentations for Business Students.
Part 9: Multiculturalism in ESL—28. Linguistic Migrations: Teaching English in Multicultural Contexts. 29. Identity Maintenance for Non-native Speakers of English. 30. Enacting a Plurilingual Pedagogy: English Language Policy and Instruction in India. 31. Investigating Linguistic Diversity in American Classrooms. 32. Crosstalk in Multilingual Interactions among Non-native Speakers of English.
Part 10: Curriculum Development—33. Universals in the Process of Curriculum Development in ELT.
34. Communicative Language Teaching: Problems of Designing Syllabuses and Producing Materials. 35. Constructing Curriculum for an Intensive English Program.
Part 11: Language Testing—36. Testing Communicative Competence.