American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

ASHA Thesaurus


The ASHA Thesaurus is a controlled vocabulary used to organize information in the fields of audiology and speech-language pathology.

Terms marked "(node label only)" are for classification only and should not be used for indexing. Non-preferred terms are in italics.



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English as a Second Language

Scope Note

Use for teaching English as a second language, not for people who speak it. Use English language learners to describe people who speak English as a second language.

Broader Term

Education

Used For

ESL use English as a Second Language
ESOL use English as a Second Language
TESOL use English as a Second Language
 


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