Presentation on Long’s TBLT as a whole

Watch Geoff Jordan focus on Long’s TBLT and take us through the various stages it involves. You can download a version of the powerpoint from the Materials tab.


  • Long, M. (2015). Second language acquisition and task-based language teaching. Chichester: Wiley Blackwell

Some of the images from the presentation can be seen more clearly in the book, as follows:

TimeDescriptionReference in Long (2015)
8:04traffic stop flowchartp. 284 (figure 9.7)
14:26steps in TBLT syllabus designp. 224 (figure 8.1)
elaborated traffic stop dialoguep. 285

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