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English as a Lingua Franca – what’s it all about? (Part 1 of 3: English around the world)

Kachru’s 3 circles explained re English as a Lingua Franca with a task to get TESOL brains working. Part 1 of 3 posts on ELF. Continue reading

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Why Received Pronunciation for Business English recordings?

Received Pronunciation actors for Business English recordings is surely not helping students, is it? Continue reading

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English as a Lingua Franca: should we change our teaching?

Should teachers change or modify what we teach considering the global importance of an accommodating ELF? Continue reading

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