Though Mobile Learning (ML) has a brief history of no more than four decades, the medium is developing rapidly with the upgrading of different mobile devices. Among all the devices, cell phones have great potential in language teaching and learning. This article explores the different devices especially cell phone use in ML. The paper also reviews teaching and learning of English as a Foreign Language (EFL) in China and discusses potential applications of cell phones in Chinese EFL teaching and learning.
Cui, Guoqiang and Wang, Shuyan
"Adopting Cell Phones in EFL Teaching and Learning,"
Journal of Educational Technology Development and Exchange (JETDE): Vol. 1
, Article 6.
Available at: http://aquila.usm.edu/jetde/vol1/iss1/6