Publication details [#61716]

Kinginger, Celeste, Sheng-Hsun Lee, Qian Wu and Dali Tan. 2016. Contextualized Language Practices as Sites for Learning: Mealtime Talk in Short-Term Chinese Homestays. Applied Linguistics 37 (5) : 716–740.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
Oxford University Press


Inquiry of contextualized mealtime language practices of American (A) high school students (of divergent Chinese (Ch) skills) and their Chinese host families, discloses the capacities of these exchanges for acquiring Ch and A culinary skills, connected language, and linked ideologies.