Key Elements in Conducting Communicative Approach to Language Teaching

Qinghong MA


In conducting communicative approach in ELT classroom, some key elements should be taken into consideration: syllabus design; the relation between the teacher and learner, accuracy and fluency, learning and acquisition; teaching and learning activities in CLT including communicative tasks, materials employed in teaching, usual classroom activities, and typical communicative activities under this approach. With all these considered, can CLT be possibly carried on in ELT classroom fully and efficiently.
Key words: Communicative language teaching; Syllabus design; Classroom activities


Communicative language teaching; Syllabus design; Classroom activities

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