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An English teacher who's breaking stereotypes
An English teacher who's breaking stereotypes
A Class X dropout, he has been encouraging generations to learn English. O Abootty, 59, who belongs to Kannur, has penned many books and columns relating to English, helping people across regions to learn the language. It was while in class VI that Abo...
Brain scans reveal which networks help us to learn a foreign language
Brain scans reveal which networks help us to learn a foreign language
Most of us have tried to learn a foreign language, whether it's Spanish, French or Italian, as a means of honing our analytical skills, listening skills and memory.
Spanish, Arabic, Chinese are the top home languages for ELLs in US schools
Spanish, Arabic, Chinese are the top home languages for ELLs in US schools
Spanish, Arabic and Chinese are the top three home languages for English language learners in the nation's K-12 public schools, according to data from the federal education department. During the 2013-2014 school year, nearly 5 million English learners...
A language pearl without price
A language pearl without price
It is a popular conception that standards of spoken and written English in Malta have been deteriorating since at least the mid-1970s. Successive ministers of education have failed to stop the rot and, in some cases, by their action — or, invaria...