2 edition of Norms and competence approach to English literacy found in the catalog.
Norms and competence approach to English literacy
2006 by University of Zimbabwe, Human Resources Research Centre, Faculty of Education in Harare .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Chipo Dyanda ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Dyanda, Chipo., University of Zimbabwe. Human Resources Research Centre.|
|LC Classifications||PE1130.3.A2 N598 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. :|
|ISBN 10||0869235338, 0869235354|
|LC Control Number||2007381250|
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