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Why Listen to a Book? Listening to an audiobook versus reading a book: Which would you prefer?

The question is an interesting one, both questions, in fact. The answers are just as equally interesting as the questions: Rachelle Gould-Harris writes: “Audio, because it frees me up to do other things while I listen.” Anne Cerstvik Nolan writes: … Continue reading

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Native Speaker: Children of the Myth – Liberation – If Not Now, When?

According to Davies, the term, “Native Speaker”, was first used in Leonard Bloomfield’s “Language” (1933). According to Bloomfield, “The first language a human being learns to speak is his native language; he is a native speaker of this language” (1933:43). … Continue reading

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