MSU Working Papers in Second Language Studies is an online, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to scholarly content relating to the broad field of second language studies, including second language acquisition, applied linguistics, TESOL, and other fields. It is the goal of this journal to provide a medium for students in the SLS Ph.D. and M.A. TESOL programs at MSU to share their ongoing work to a broader audience and to provide feedback to these students on their work. This journal accepts theoretical research, pedagogical research, book and web site reviews, and interviews. Please see the section guidelines for information about submission. In addition, you can register to be considered as a reviewer for future issues, as an author to submit your own work, or as a reader to receive information about future issues.