Here is the link for those who want to watch some video of VanPatten: learninglanguages.celta.msu.edu/sla-vanpatten I also include a few points Eric made here as comments after asking Krashen about VanPatten: One thing I don’t understand is how come VanPatten and Krashen don’t
http://skrashen.blogspot.hk/2014/10/language-acquisition-without-speaking.html Christy Lao and Stephen Krashen Journal of Research of Bilingual Educaiton Research and Instruction 16(1): 215-221. 2014.
This is from Eric this morning. I would highly recommend reading the link: Hey Ben - Maybe you saw Krashen post this to moreTPRS: http://skrashen.blogspot.com/2014/10/the-end-of-motivation.html Terry Waltz has responded on moreTPRS and disagrees, so it will be interesting to see how this plays