Mairead Moriarty

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HOW CAN I BALANCE THE NEED FOR A FOCUS ON LANGUAGE WITH THE…

HOW CAN I BALANCE THE NEED FOR A FOCUS ON LANGUAGE WITH THE SIMULTANEOUS NEED FOR LANGUAGE TEACHING TO BE ABOUT SOMETHING MEANINGFUL?<p>“Tenía entonces la tierra una sola lengua y unas mismas palabras…Y descendió Jehová para ver la ciudad y la torre que edificaban los hijos de los hombres. Y dijo Jehová: He aquí el pueblo es uno, y todos estos tienen un solo lenguaje, y han comenzado la obra, y nada les hará desistir ahora de lo que han pensado hacer. Ahora pues descendamos y confundamos allí su …

Second Language Acquisition (9)

INSTRUCTION AND L2 ACQUISITION<p>A. Form-Focused Instruction<p>1. Language pedagogy has emphasized form-focused instruction. The Grammar Translation …

10 Facebook-Coined Terms That Changed the English Language

With Facebook's 10th anniversary approaching, you'll likely hear a lot about how the social network has changed the way we live. However, one aspect …

NEW SPEAKERS IN A MULTILINGUAL EUROPE: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES

The Importance of the Linguistic Landscape on Language Learners

"<b>Plurilingualism</b>" is a common phenomenon in our cities and big towns. It can be studied from different perspectives including the use of languages in …