2 edition of Language testing matters found in the catalog.
Language testing matters
ALTE Conference (3rd 2008 Cambridge, England)
Includes bibliographical references (p. ).
|Statement||edited by Lynda Taylor and Cyril J Weir.|
|Series||Studies in language testing -- v. 31|
|Contributions||Taylor, Lynda., Weir, Cyril J.|
|LC Classifications||P118.75 .A48 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2009029002|
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