A series of classic texts from the British Council, made available online to celebrate the British Council's 75th and 80th anniversaries.

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This book is based on papers and discussions at a Lancaster University symposium in October 1980 where seven applied linguists met to...

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This book was produced following the Hornby workshop on language improvement for teachers in Senegal in 2009.

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Very different to the other ELT documents, this volume focuses on the work of a single institution: the Modern Language Centre at the...

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Originally published in 1987, this book aimed to address teachers’ needs according to context.

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This document, from 1983, offers a selection of project case studies and commentaries from various African contexts.

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This very practical and ‘teacher-friendly’ publication was produced following a Hornby workshop on teaching large classes in Ethiopia in...

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Dating from 1980, this book was written in response to a major study by the International Evaluation Association of achievement by...

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This 1978 title offers a snapshot of English teaching practices for overseas students in the UK in the late 1970s. The book is a...

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In this 1980 collection in the ELT Documents series, authors engaged in different projects share their experiences of producing,...

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This book, from 1990, looked at the practical benefits for teachers of classroom research.

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This practical 1992 booklet, the first in a series, considers ways in which institutions and staff, as well as learners, need to be...

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This January 1955 issue of a magazine published in New Delhi is a revealing window on English language teaching relationships the...

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This 1983 book is intended to promote discussion and experimentation in what had become a neglected field – that of English literature...

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This title, published in 1967, was intended to be the first in a series of booklets designed to be of practical help to teachers of...

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This 1980 title looks at collaborative teaching where a subject and an English language specialist plan and deliver lessons jointly....

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This 1997 book, edited by Gerry Abbott and Mike Beaumont, is a compilation of selected papers from the annual residential seminars for...

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This pamphlet conveys an optimistic view of the expanding role of the English language worldwide, and a view of English language...

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This 1978 publication is a report of a small-scale research project into language learning by adult learners. This was a relatively...

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The purpose of this magazine-style 1999 publication was to ‘identify key trends and suggest opportunities for British ELT’ in the...

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Edited for the ELT Documents series by Christopher Brumfit and published in 1986, this book complements an earlier volume on General...

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This publication contains papers discussed at a British Association of Applied Linguistics (BAAL) seminar at the University of Edinburgh...

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This unique, blow-by-blow account of the 11-day 1950 conference records not only the presentations Professor EV Gatenby, Linguistic...

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This 1981 volume, a collection of papers from a colloquium organised in Paris two years earlier, provides various practical insights...

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In this 1980 book, contributors involved in a seven year old University of Malaya English for Special Purposes project (UMESPP) describe...

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This 1979 issue of ELT Documents focuses on uses of radio and television in language learning.

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This 1983 collection examines possible uses of video for language teaching, at the time this being still a recent innovation and a...

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This 1964 booklet gives a summary of the main points in each film in the View and Teach series (produced by the BBC in association with...

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This short 1996 booklet, edited by Jenny Pugsley and Geraldine Kershaw, aimed to evaluate, in an informal way, the ELT work of the...

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