But much conversation is conversation with a purpose, devoted to some ideal or practical end; it then becomes ... for example, or the equipping of a domestic kitchen to the best advantage or the proper care of school pets or other animals. ... and the pupila#39;s answer.9 It is possible, however, to make discussion the main aim of a lesson, say an English lesson. ... that of the interviewing employer, the part of the customer in a juke-box snack-bar and that of the proprietor of the establishment.
|Title||:||Examining oral English in schools|
|Author||:||P. J. Hitchman|