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Reflection and strategies in foreign language learning a study of four university-level ab initio learners of German by Jennifer Ridley

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Published by P. Lang in Frankfurt am Main, New York .
Written in English


  • German language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers.,
  • German language -- Study and teaching -- English speakers.,
  • German language -- Study and teaching (Higher),
  • Languages, Modern -- Study and teaching.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-260).

StatementJennifer Ridley.
SeriesFremdsprachendidaktik, inhalts- und lernerorientiert ;, Bd. 2
LC ClassificationsPF3066 .R46 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination260 p. ;
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL663266M
ISBN 100820432067
LC Control Number97008789

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