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  • n. Plural form of learner.


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  • 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.


  • 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.

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



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