Linguistics, language & logic in the News
Govt investment may halt decline in language learning
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
A $10 million Government investment in the provision of Asian languages in schools may help halt New Zealand's rapid decline in language learning, says AUT University's Head of Language and Culture, Associate Professor Sharon Harvey. Over the past ...
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Engage with babbling infants to improve language learning
The findings challenge the belief that human communication is innate and cannot be influenced by parental feedback. "Instead, parents who consciously engage with their babbling infants can accelerate their children's vocalising and language learning ...
Study finds how parents respond to infant's babbling can speed child's ... News-Medical.net
Babbling back to babies helps them to speak faster: Researchers prove that ... Daily Mail
Responding to your toddlers' babbles could get them talking sooner Daily News & Analysis
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Gov. Scott, educators to hold press conference on English-learning students today
Gov. Rick Scott is to hold a press conference in Miami today about students who are still learning English, joined by Education Commissioner Pam Stewart and Miami-Dade County's superintendent. His office provided no details on the event, but the U.S ...
Gov. Scott persuades government to back off Fla. school grading system Local 10
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CrossContinental.org Creates Full Cultural Immersion and Language Learning ...
More and more students are learning a foreign language for practical, inspirational, or even sentimental reasons. Gaining skill in a second language opens doors for both professional and personal growth, but it takes a lot of time and dedication ...
The Search for Affordable and Worthwhile Volunteer Abroad Programs Leads ... PR Web (press release)
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OKPanda Takes In Another $1.6M For Its English Language Learning App For Asia
OKpanda, whose language learning app targets the lucrative English language learning market in Asia, especially focusing on Japan, has closed a new $1.6 million seed funding round. The new funding round was led by Resolute Ventures and includes ...
Congratulations, you've got the job – as long as you can master a new language
Is it realistic to learn a language for a job? Louise Tickle, who attempted Welsh, looks at what it takes to master a new tongue. Share. Email. Louise Tickle · theguardian.com, Wednesday 13 August 2014 03.00 EDT. Jump to comments (7). puffin bird on rock.
Vail Daily letter: Learning a language
Vail Daily News
Just like with most valuable endeavors, there is a process involved. There are also many myths surrounding language learning in general and in particular when it comes to adults learning a new language. I would like to address three of these myths ...