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Teaching Both Official Languages in Quebec

Language is not just a cumulative amount of vocabulary; it’s a world on its own. The English drink like fish, the French like holes. In English it rains cats and dogs (poor ...

Using Dual-languages in the Classroom

When students are invited to use their first language in class as well as English, they will be able to draw on their strengths, including existing academic, linguistic, and ...

Teaching the Language of Everyday Life

Most ESL students want to learn English for social as well as academic purposes. Starting with the basics is the best way for them to meet their goal.