Current Developments In Language Testing

Author: Sarinee Anivan
ISBN: 9789971740375
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The selection of papers on language testing includes: "Language Testing in the 1990s: How Far Have We Come? How Much Further Have We To Go?" (J.

Foreign Language Research In Cross Cultural Perspective

Author: Kees de Bot
Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing
ISBN: 9027285977
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“Advantages of latent trait measurement in language testing.” Language Testing
1/2.123-133. Henning, G. 1987. A Guide to Language Testing: Development,
Evaluation, Research. New York: Newbury House. Henning, 6., T. Hudson and J.
Turner. 1985. “Item response theory and the assumption of unidimensionality for
language tests.” Language Testing 2/2.141-154. Hughes, A. and D. Porter, eds.
1983. Current Developments in Language Testing. London: Academic Press.

Language Testing And Evaluation

Author: Desmond Allison
Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 9789971692261
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Fulcher, G. (1996a) Testing tasks: Issues in task design and the group oral.
Language Testing, 13(1): 53-61. Fulcher, G. (1996b) Does thick description lead
to smart tests? A data- based approach to rating scale construction. Language
Testing, 13(2): 208-238. Grabe, L. (1991) Current developments in second
language reading research. TESOL Quarterlv, 25(3): 375-406. Graddol, D. and
Swann, J. (Eds.) (1994) Evaluating language. Clevedon, UK: BAAL/ Multilingual
Matters. Halliday ...

Fundamental Considerations In Language Testing

Author: Lyle F. Bachman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780194370035
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There have been titles in language testing with 'issues' (for example, Oller 1983b;
Alderson and Hughes 1981; Lowe and Stansfield 1988), 'current developments' (
Hughes and Porter 1983), 'problems' (Upshur and Fata 1968; Interuniversitäre
Sprachtestgruppe Symposium Proceedings: Culhane et al. 1981, 1984; Klein-
Braley and Stevenson 1981; Kohonen et al. 1985; Lutjeharms and Culhane 1982
), 'approaches' (Spolsky 1978a; Brindley 1986), 'directions' (Read 1981; Lee et al.

Language Testing In Practice

Author: Lyle F. Bachman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780194371483
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This book relates language testing practice to current views of communicative language teaching and testing.

European Language Testing In A Global Context

Author: Michael Milanovic
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521535875
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Language Testing Update 17: 36–38. Farhady, H. 1979. The disjunctive fallacy
between discrete-point and integrative tests. TESOL Quarterly 13: 347–358.
Farhady, H. 1982. Measures of language proficiency from a learner's perspective.
TESOL Quarterly 16: 1, 43–59. Fox, J., T. Pychyl and B. Zumbo. 1997. An
Investigation of background knowledge in the assessment of language
proficiency. In A. Huhta, V. Kohonen, L. Kurki-Suonio and S. Luoma (eds.),
Current Developments and ...

The Routledge Handbook Of Language Testing

Author: Glenn Fulcher
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136590862
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19. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press/Cambridge ESOL. Hamp-Lyons,
L. and Davies, A. (2008). The Englishes of English tests. World Englishes 27: 26–
29. Hill, K. (1997). Who should be the judge? the use of non-native speakers as
raters on a test of English as an international language. In A. Huhta, V. Kohonen,
L. Kurki-Suonio and S. Luoma (eds), Current Developments and Alternatives in
Language Assessment. Tampere, Finland: Universities of Tampere and

Language Testing And Validation

Author: C. Weir
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 023051457X
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This innovative book, by a world authority on language testing, deals with all key aspects of language test design and implementation. It provides a road map to effective testing based on the latest approaches to test validation.