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  • The word commutainment is a noun. It means 'communication through entertainment'. The verb is 'commutain'. As a verb it means 'to develop students' communication skills through entertainment activities'.

    Examples:

    Our English language teacher is very creative; she uses a lot of commutainment activities in the class.

    Teachers of English as a second language are expected to commutain their students.

    August 19, 2009

  • Commutainment is a combination of 'communication' and 'entertainment'.

    August 19, 2009

  • Commutainment is a portmanteau word. It is a combination of 'communication' and 'entertainment'. The word has been used by Albert P'Rayan in his writings. Here is an example from the online journal www.esp-world.info :
    "The word commutainment refers to communication through entertainment. Commutaining implies facilitating communication through entertainment. Commutainment activities can be interchanged with the terms communication games and language games."

    Source: http://www.esp-world.info/Articles_18/Speak.htm

    August 19, 2009

  • The word 'commutainment' is a combination of 'communication' and 'entertainment'. It means 'communication through entertainment'.

    The word has been used by Albert P'Rayan in some of his writings.

    Here is a link to the article in which the word has been used.

    http://www.esp-world.info/Articles_18/Speak.htm

    "The word commutainment refers to communication through entertainment. Commutaining implies facilitating communication through entertainment. Commutainment activities can be interchanged with the terms communication games and language games."
    -Albert P'Rayan


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    August 17, 2009