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Help Me Celebrate 1 Million Views: 5 Days Till #Christmas #MondayBlogs #MerryChristmas #Xmas #ASMSG

Welcome to the celebration. It’s five days until Christmas, and I’m celebrating an early Christmas gift. I’m celebrating one million page views on this blog. That’s incredible, amazing, and for me, mindboggling. I can’t even count to one million…well, if … Continue reading

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New Video & New 2013 Catalog: Celebrating 1 Million Page Views!

** 1 Million Page views… What a marvelously magnificent milestone! And it comes on the eve of the IATEFL Conference in Liverpool, and I’m one of the official bloggers for the conference. What a coincidence, how these two events converge, … Continue reading

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Massive college debt can burden graduates for decades

ASBURY PARK, N.J. – When James Perucho opens his Rutgers University tuition bill in the fall, $200 of it will go toward the construction of academic buildings that he may never use but will add to the educational debt he … Continue reading

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Thank You: HALF A MILLION Page Views! Let’s Meet Up At #EdcampSantiago

Thank you, one and all, for taking the time to stop by and visit this blog. You’ve come often, half a million times. That’s a milestone that calls for a celebration. Celebrations are usually joyful, and it’s little wonder that … Continue reading

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Crazy English: I Wanna Speak Perfect English

In my last post, the sheer size of the numbers involved were mind boggling. China has a population of 1.4 Billion people, for example. Where do you put 1.4 Billion people? Where do they all live? What happens if those … 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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