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  • n. Plural form of learner.

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Examples

  • Personally, I think setting up activities for specific learners is also important, everyone has a different style.

    C is for Coursebook (by Lindsay Clandfield) « An A-Z of ELT

  • If the aim of most learners is to acquire lingua franca English, then maybe the goalposts have moved.

    C is for Conditional (the Third) « An A-Z of ELT

  • The problem for learners is that most of that vocabulary isn't written down.

    Specifics vs. description

  • In an early attempt to tease out the factors that predicted good pronunciation, Suter (1976) co-opted a panel of non-specialist informants to assess the pronunciation of 61 English learners from a range of language backgrounds and with different histories of exposure and instruction.

    August « 2010 « An A-Z of ELT

  • CO is (to me) as much about “noticing” as anything else when it comes to language acquisition, and I have to admit that straightforward pushing from the teacher or teaching approach tends to (a) yield short-term results that can be misleading over the longer-term, and (b) create a dependency on the “push” which, when taken away, still results in learners with a somewhat minimalist approach to using the language productively on their own.

    P is for Push « An A-Z of ELT

  • Certain learners (a small minority, I suspect) with good ears and a real motivation to “sound like a native speaker” might just squeeze some benefit out of a pron lesson, but for the majority it will probably just wash right over them.

    P is for Pronunciation « An A-Z of ELT

  • We understand the necessity of providing authentic learning and to inspire literacy in learners of all ages.

    December 2009

  • The ANC demands a public explanation from Education MEC Narend Singh as to why his department has not ensured that by the beginning of the school term learners should be having textbooks.

    CONCERN ON NON-DELIVERY OF TEXTBOOKS TO SCHOOLS

  • Those that did, became His "learners" - the disciples, understanding the meanings of His word by the demonstration of His life and putting them into practice.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • Microsoft has unleashed a high tech school of the future in Philadelphia in collaboration with the Philadelphia School District: Students -- who are called "learners" -- ...

    PSFK

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