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English language achievement testing curs special by Georgiana Fârnoagă

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Published by Universitatea din București, Facultatea de Limbi și Literaturi Germanice in București .
Written in English


  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Romanian speakers.,
  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers -- Evaluation.,
  • English language -- Ability testing.,
  • Language acquisition.

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Edition Notes

StatementGeorgiana Fârnoagă.
ContributionsUniversitatea din București. Catedra de Limbi și Literaturi Germanice.
LC ClassificationsPE1128.A2 F28 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination263 p. :
Number of Pages263
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2657360M
LC Control Number85242014

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