TPR WORLD Total Physical Response Official Site:

TPR World is all about Total Physical Response, a powerful linguistic tool for language learning, discovered by Dr. James J. Asher.


Watch how Herbert Puchta engages a group of very young learners by using an action story -- an imaginative idea developed by him and Günter Gerngross on how to use Asher's Total Physical Response (TPR) with very young learners

Support Resources for TPR

This article by Jeanette Gordon provides an explanation of TPR, plus suggestions for applications in various settings. It includes an example and the types of activities that would proceed and follow it in a unit. Another example is provided by Deb Both, an assignment in an ESL Methods Course.