Second Language
  Acquisition Topics
      
       
Vivian Cook

Links
Multi-competence
Bilingual signs
L2 Learning and Language
   Teaching (book site)
Online writings

General topics
Early developments in
    SLA research
Krashen’s Input Hypothesis

Grammatical sequences in SLA
Temporal variables approaches
The ESF project and functional
    development
L2 acquisition of phonology
Cook's Instant Accent test
L2 acquisition of vocabulary

YouTubes on:
Wine words

Passionate Visions

Meanings of 'language'
etc
L2 and Universal Grammar
   
[Old UG paper]

What is L2 Learning? (talk handout)
Foreign and second languages
    (second part of paper)

Multi-competence
perspective

Multi-competence definition 

Evidence for multi-competence

Multi-competence outline

Annotated multi-competence
   references

Bilingual cognition: sources

Bilingual cognition and language
   teaching: talk handout

Draft book section on multi-
    competence and UG

Background to the L2 user
   perspective

Basing teaching on the L2 user:
    draft of a chapter

YouTube: the L2 user

SLA Research
Methodology

SLA research methodology

Mean Length of Utterance  

SLA research tools on-line

Motivation test

Learning strategies:
   Test skeleton

Learning and using

L2 spelling 

L2 learner spelling corpora

L2 writing systems

L2 communication /compens
    -atory strategies

Pidgins and creoles

Codeswitching


Bilingualism

Multilingualism and bilingualism

Cognitive processes in L2 users

Bilingualism models and
   memory
Neurolinguistics of SLA

Images of L2 users

Bilingual public signs

Individual differences

Motivation

Attitudes

Other individual factors

L2 learning strategies

Controversial questions

Does age matter in SLA?

Is L1 learning like L2 learning?

Language teaching

Background to language teaching

The native speaker 

Using L1 in language teaching

Goals of English language
   teaching

Keywords

Short Glossary of language
   teaching methods

Old Teaching Articles

Youtube on: English tones

Key issues in SLA and language
    teaching 

Some research
tools and links

Speech Accent Archive  

SLA quotes

Research toolsGlossary

Foreign language links
   (some in Finnish)