Articulation rate indicates how fluent you are in a foreign language
In her doctoral dissertation, Heini Kallio looks for connections between the acoustic features of speech and the language proficiency assessments carried out by humans. The results can be applied to ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 26 Jan 2022 09:43:00 GMT
Master a Foreign Language and Save Up to 60 Percent with Babbel Language Learning
That's an alarmingly far cry from many parts of Europe where that figure stands at almost 100 percent of students studying two or more languages. Adding a second language to your resume with the ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 25 Jan 2022 14:00:00 GMT
English Hegemony as an Issue of Justice
It is well known that proficiency in a foreign language seldom comes to one not instructed at an early age, and experience shows that this is not injurious to the health, morals or understanding of ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 19 Jan 2022 11:26:00 GMT
What?s it like to work as a foreign teacher at Swedish free school chain IES?
Internationella Engelska Skolan, the free school chain that made its founder nearly a billion kronor, pays its qualified foreign teachers low wages and gives them duties they have not trained for, ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 20 Jan 2022 04:35:00 GMT
English songs are an effective learning tool for learning English vocabulary, says Pusan National University researcher
English songs are commonly used in foreign language classrooms as a source of authentic and meaningful English language content. However, there has been some debate about whether English songs are ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 25 Jan 2022 06:50:00 GMT
Do Languages Have A Personality?
Which Language Got Your Back?? is available at fearlessforeignlanguage.com Experts say Foreign Language Anxiety is suffered by up to 30% of any given students in their new world languages classroom.
Publ.Date : Thu, 27 Jan 2022 15:03:00 GMT
Teachers express elation over English course
The Xinjiang were trainees on a three-week course that began in mid-October to help them improve their English teaching proficiency and broaden their theories of language education. The course, which ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 16 Jan 2022 17:41:00 GMT
Facebook takes down fake Iranian accounts that posed as Scottish locals
Facebook disabled a network of fake accounts that posed as English and Scottish locals, but were actually an Iran-based influence operation.
Publ.Date : Thu, 20 Jan 2022 11:00:00 GMT
Why my colleagues call me crying teacher ?Oluyemisi Adedokun-Oladejo, TOEFL English Practitioner?s winner
Oladejo, an English Language teacher at Itolu Community High School, Ilaro, Ogun State was declared winner of 2022 Test of English as a ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 21 Jan 2022 23:45:00 GMT
Study finds English songs are effective for learning vocabulary
A team of researchers conducted a quantitative meta-analysis to examine the effect that teaching with English songs has on L2 vocabulary learning in second and foreign language classrooms. The study ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 26 Jan 2022 17:21:00 GMT
\'Fearless\' one teacher calls her ? East Providence High School student speaks five languages
Dilara Ozdemir has a profound passion for languages ? she speaks five. She came here from Turkey in eighth grade knowing little English.
Publ.Date : Fri, 21 Jan 2022 02:15:00 GMT
Landed a gig teaching in Japan? You may need a crash course in curriculum creation
Schools that are under strain from both budget shortfalls and the pandemic don't have time to walk new teachers through every step of the process.
Publ.Date : Sun, 23 Jan 2022 18:00:00 GMT