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CBSE 7037X Teaching Lexicography and Vocabulary across the Curriculum

30 hours lecture, 30 hours laboratory; 3 credits

Methods and techniques of vocabulary improvement in the classroom setting. Application to classroom practice of the study of the history of the English language, the science of lexicography, and principles of etymology and semantic change. Analysis of selected words and word roots from subject areas taught throughout secondary schools with special emphasis on vocabulary development, the nature of language, and the relationships among languages.


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