This digital slideshow presentation is intended for a college student or professor. It breaks down and really explains the theory behind second language acquisition, the affective filter, theories (both current and past) of language acquisition and the sociology behind the learning of a second language. Notable psychologists and sociolinguists who studied theories are mentioned in this presentation along with their contributions to the fields of linguistics and the social sciences. References for more information on each of the topics presented in the slideshow are included in the last slide of the presentation.
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