Incorporating Computer-Mediated Communication into Communicative Language Teaching : An EFL Setting

@inproceedings{Hadi2009IncorporatingCC,
  title={Incorporating Computer-Mediated Communication into Communicative Language Teaching : An EFL Setting},
  author={Abdul Hadi},
  year={2009}
}
This paper proposes the incorporation of Computer-Mediated Communication (CMC) in the implementation of Communicative Language Teaching (CLT) in EFL settings. The basic reason underlying this proposal is that the implementation of CLT in EFL settings has not brought about the expected results promised by its proponents. As Deckert (2004) notes, this failure in the implementation of CLT has often been attributed to inadequacies on the part of EFL teachers. This paper argues that CMC may become a… CONTINUE READING