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Thursday, February 9

  1. page videos edited ... Idioms Illustrated Idioms Illustrated from Tricia Fuglestad on Vimeo. Hand gestures from ar…
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    Idioms Illustrated
    Idioms Illustrated from Tricia Fuglestad on Vimeo.
    Hand gestures from around the world:
    Session 5 - Language acquisition of babies
    Session 5: Child Language Acquisition - A Brief Overview
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Monday, June 27

  1. page semantics edited ... "The Danger of a Single Story" ~ "The single story creates stereotypes, and th…
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    "The Danger of a Single Story" ~
    "The single story creates stereotypes, and the problem with stereotypes is not that they are untrue, but that they are incomplete. They make one story become the only story." When teaching in an ENL classroom, it is KEY to not focus on the stereotypical definition of a culture. We must know our students as people. I would definitely recommend taking the time to watch it.
    A simple choice of word can make the difference as words have power...words are power and your usage of the right word could be your power.
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  2. page semantics edited ... Semantics Activities/Suggestions ~ This website gives suggestions on how to better develop sem…
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    Semantics Activities/Suggestions ~ This website gives suggestions on how to better develop semantic knowledge. Some of the activities sound really fun!
    Grammar Games ~ Here is a page of ESL [[#|Educational Games]] that seem like they would work well in a classroom to practice Syntax and Pragmatics!
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    Story" ~ Watch this powerful video.
    "The single story creates stereotypes, and the problem with stereotypes is not that they are untrue, but that they are incomplete. They make one story become the only story."
    When teaching
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Thursday, June 16

  1. page home edited ... Your comments/suggestions are always welcome. Sincerely, Poornima Dr. Poornima D'Souza h…
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    Your comments/suggestions are always welcome.
    Sincerely,
    PoornimaDr. Poornima D'Souza
    http://poornima.wikispaces.com/
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