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Qualitative research conference

Research related to applied linguistics, being held at the Universidad de Guanajuato, Mexico: June 6-8, 2012
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Understanding Discourse – Grice and Implicatures Part 1

Understanding Discourse – Grice and Implicatures Part 1 | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
Ever since my last blogpost about discourse, I have been receiving requests to delve a little deeper into the area of pragmatics. It reminded me that a previous BESIG interview about pragmatics and...
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Plenary Session by David Crystal | Liverpool Online

Plenary Session by David Crystal | Liverpool Online | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
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The Lingua File: Intro to Linguistics: Phonetics

The Lingua File gives a brief overview of the linguistic field of phonetics.
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Thoughts, and Visions: Semiotics

Thoughts, and Visions: Semiotics | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
Chart semiotics of Social Networking. Semiotics, also called semiotic studies or (in ... Ferdinand de Saussure, however, founded his semiotics, which he called semiology, in the social sciences: It is...
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Lisa Radin's curator insight, February 20, 2013 1:10 AM

When working for a leading brand development / packaging firm - semiotics was used to identify visual associations to brand. This is a good read - impacts marketing, #insights #mrx --> any brand, any category: #CPG, #FMCG, #hardlines, #OTC #HBA, #retail, #B2B. All about communications:)

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Babies Learn Language Basics While Still in Womb

Babies Learn Language Basics While Still in Womb | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
A new study shows that children begin learning vowels in their native language while still in the womb.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Mysteries of Vernacular Explains Nuances of English

Free Technology for Teachers: Mysteries of Vernacular Explains Nuances of English | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
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PLOS ONE: A Practical Approach to Language Complexity: A Wikipedia Case Study

PLOS ONE: A Practical Approach to Language Complexity: A Wikipedia Case Study | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
PLOS ONE: an inclusive, peer-reviewed, open-access resource from the PUBLIC LIBRARY OF SCIENCE. Reports of well-performed scientific studies from all disciplines freely available to the whole world.
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Education Week: Strategies for Working With English-Language Learners

Education Week: Strategies for Working With English-Language Learners | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
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A Classroom Experiment: Using dictogloss

A Classroom Experiment: Using dictogloss | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
A Classroom Experiment: Using dictogloss Christopher Harwood April 2008 0 Contents 1.0 Introduction 2.0 Dictogloss - Procedure & Theory 2.1 Preparation 2.2 Dictation 2.3 Reconstruction 2.4 Analysis and error Correction 3.0 Relevance to learning...
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Time to stop avoiding grammar rules

Time to stop avoiding grammar rules | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
The evidence is now in: explicit teaching of grammar leads to better learning...
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How to Learn English (or any other language)

How to Learn English (or any other language) | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
My tips for language learning and a look at what students think about how to learn English...
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Applied Linguistics course

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When I click the link it says You need to have javascript enabled in order to access this site.... When jaqva script is already enabled on all my browsers. I also went agot an account at Canvas Instruction. No luck????
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The Lingua File: Intro to Linguistics: Syntax

The Lingua File gives a brief overview of the linguistic field of syntax.
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Review: Pragmatics; Sociolinguistics; Discourse Analysis: Bednarek ...

Review: Pragmatics; Sociolinguistics; Discourse Analysis: Bednarek (2012). EDITOR: Adam Bednarek TITLE: Interdisciplinary Perspectives in Cross-Cultural Communication SERIES TITLE: LINCOM Studies in Pragmatics 21 ...
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Non-Linguists, Please Stop Trying to Do or Talk About Linguistics Without the Help of Actual Linguists

Non-Linguists, Please Stop Trying to Do or Talk About Linguistics Without the Help of Actual Linguists | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
Ben Zimmer has a wonderful article on When physicists do linguistics over at the Boston Globe, which can perhaps be best summarized by this comic from (RT @ielanguages: Non-Linguists, Please Stop Trying to Do or Talk About Linguistics Without the ...
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Don't read my lips! Why body language could be the key to discovering your partner's mood

Don't read my lips! Why body language could be the key to discovering your partner's mood | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
Think you've upset your partner? Scientists from Princeton University say reading their body language is the most accurate way to gauge their emotional state.
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How the internet is changing English

How the internet is changing English | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
Online, English has become a common language between users from around the world. In the process, the language itself is changing.
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Wiley: The ESL / ELL Teacher's Survival Guide: Ready-to-Use Strategies, Tools, and Activities for Teaching English Language Learners of All Levels

Wiley: The ESL / ELL Teacher's Survival Guide: Ready-to-Use Strategies, Tools, and Activities for Teaching English Language Learners of All Levels | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
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The Lingua File: The Power Of Social Media On Languages

The Lingua File: The Power Of Social Media On Languages | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
The Lingua File knows that social media makes us talk differently. OMG! No way!
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Do you teach grammar explicitly? If so, how? if not, why not? (An #eltchat summary) | Shaun Wilden

Do you teach grammar explicitly? If so, how? if not, why not? (An #eltchat summary) | Shaun Wilden | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
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A Listening procedure step by step.

A Listening procedure step by step. | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
Peter Redpath, co-author of Incredible English second edition, takes a look at listening excercises in the classroom. Listening is one of the receptive skills. When we are listening to language, we...
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Universities to add Natoinal English Ability Test to admissions : National : Home

Universities to add Natoinal English Ability Test to admissions : National : Home | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
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How language change sneaks in

How language change sneaks in | Applied Linguistics | Scoop.it
Languages are continually changing, not just words but also grammar. A recent study examines how such changes happen and what the changes can tell us about how speakers' grammars work.
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