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#FelizLunes How To Teach Literature: The Role of Close Reading In Teaching English Language Learners To Read Complex Texts #mondaymotivation #HappyMonday #Mondayblogs

    If what we read entertains us, speaks to us, or makes us aware of the human condition, then it is literature. How to best teach literature?   I share my knowledge about teaching literature, gained from 15 years … Continue reading

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#ESLChat The Hurdle of Native Speaker Requirement for #English #Language #Teachers

Source: morocco world news By Abdelmounim Ait Hammou Casablanca – A stereotype about the effectiveness and superiority of English taught by native-speakers remains as thousands of highly-qualified and certified non-native speakers are still struggling to land a job outside their home … Continue reading

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#FREE #Book! The Chilean National #English Test: The Years 2001 – 2014 #ASMSG #MondayBlogs #edchat #ell #efl #eslchat

Wow! 2015 is off to a fast start with so many things happening for me personally and professionally. I start the year off, appropriately, with a free book for my readership. But first, to catch up on the news, I … Continue reading

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#ASMSG Anyone who is good at #German learns #English better #IARTG #edchat #eslchat #ukedchat #cpchat #edcamp #T4US #Xmas #Christmas

There is a lively ongoing debate in the field of second language acquisition as to whether (i) a “sensitive” period of bilingual language development really exists, and, if it does, (ii) what are its age boundaries (Flege, Yeni-Komshian and Liu, … Continue reading

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#PechaKucha & English Language #Teaching #ASMSG #edchat #ukedchat #PPT

Pecha Kucha & English Language #Teaching #AmazonCart http://t.co/Y32dYHfNWF #asmsg #bookadayuk #bookbuzz #bookboost #bookblitz #bookworms — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) July 19, 2014 Second Edition 2014 (Completely Revised, ReEdited & RePublished): I saw my first Pecha Kucha over three years ago. … Continue reading

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#PechaKucha & English Language Teaching: Changing The Classroom (Book Review) #asmsg #RaveReviewsBookClub #iartg #ian1 #edchat

5.0 out of 5 stars New wonderful “communication” possibility! June 25, 2014 By Roxy on Amazon “Roxy on Amazon” – This review is from: Pecha Kucha & English Language Teaching: Changing The Classroom (Kindle Edition) “You know, I was first … Continue reading

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Second Language Acquisition: #Language, #Culture & #Identity, for #English Language #Learners #Worldwide – #ELL / #ESL / #EAL / #EFL #ELT

20 of 20 people found the following review helpful 5.0 out of 5 stars An Engaging Introduction to Learning a Second Language. December 18, 2013 By Dennis Waller Amazon TOP 500 REVIEWER “Second Language Acquisition” by Thomas Baker explores the … Continue reading

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#Learn A #Second #Language or #Sing A #Song In 25 Languages: Which is easier? #ASMSG #RaveReviewsBookClub #BYNR #IAN1 #JT4A #4FTM #AGA3 #1AdB #Bookplugs #Indie

http://t.co/YcaiBFFWmm Got a #Kindle? ╚► http://t.co/iuw14JM5Ot ★Second #Language Acquisition ★ #esl #ASMSG #ian1 #jt4a #4ftm #j4us #bynr — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) January 28, 2014 Which is easier: learn a second language or sing a song in 25 languages? Intuitively, … Continue reading

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2011 in #Review: What A #Year! #ASMSG #bynr #ian1

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 550,000 times in 2011. If it were an exhibit at … Continue reading

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2013 in #Review: What A #Year It Was! #ASMSG #bynr #ian1

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 73,000 times in 2013. If it were an exhibit at … Continue reading

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