Publication details [#4178]

Haastrup, Kirsten and Robert Phillipson. 1983. Achievement strategies in learner/native speaker interaction. In Faerch, Claus and Gabriele Kasper, eds. Strategies in interlanguage communication. Longman. pp. 140–158.
Publication type
Article in book
Publication language
Language as a subject


An analysis of when communication breaks down or is disrupted in the interactional context of a Danish learner of English talking to an English native speaker, and of the resources the learners draw on to solve their problems (the achievement strategies).