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Benefits of Being Bilingual

Benefits of Being Bilingual | Second Language Acquisition and Teaching | Scoop.it
Experts say there are several benefits to learning more than one language.
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大学共同利用機関法人 人間文化研究機構 国立国語研究所 - データベース・データ集

国立国語研究所は,日本語が持つ普遍性と個別性を多角的・総合的に研究し,その成果を広く社会に還元していくことを目的としています。
主な内容:国語研案内,研究組織・共同研究・データベース,催し物,刊行物,研究成果。
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WebCorp: The Web as Corpus

WebCorp: Using the World Wide Web as a corpus - a rich source of linguistic information.
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Emotions in More than One Language

Emotions in More than One Language | Second Language Acquisition and Teaching | Scoop.it
The language(s) of emotions in bilinguals
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What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades

What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades | Second Language Acquisition and Teaching | Scoop.it
Even as the emphasis shifts to the keyboard, experts say that learning to write by hand improves motor skills, memory and creativity.
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Learning a second language in adulthood can slow brain ageing - Telegraph

Learning a second language in adulthood can slow brain ageing - Telegraph | Second Language Acquisition and Teaching | Scoop.it
Speaking two languages benefits the ageing brain, according to new research, and it can be just as beneficial to learn one later in life as in childhood
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"Developing L2 Pragmatics," by Kathleen Bardovi-Harlig - YouTube

Presentation accompanying "Developing L2 Pragmatics," by Kathleen Bardovi-Harlig, published in the first issue of the Currents in Language Learning Series, i...
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Teaching language and cross-cultural communication with avatars and robots

Teaching language and cross-cultural communication with avatars and robots | Second Language Acquisition and Teaching | Scoop.it
Communication skills are critical in a global economy.
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Free Online Thesaurus

Free Online Thesaurus | Second Language Acquisition and Teaching | Scoop.it
Graph Words is a free online thesaurus to help you explore English dictionary. Find meanings of words and their associations in easy way using this online thesaurus tool. It's a tool that produces word maps that blossom with related words, branching out to synonyms and definitions.
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Fast Flash Cards (Google Sheets & Quizlet Import) - YouTube

In this video, you'll learn to use Google Sheets and the Quizlet Import option to create flash card sets quickly and efficiently. *Music Attribution: High Ho...
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6 Multilingual Benefits That You Only Get If You Speak Another Language

6 Multilingual Benefits That You Only Get If You Speak Another Language | Second Language Acquisition and Teaching | Scoop.it
"If we spoke a different language, we would perceive a somewhat different world."...
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Vero Hoyos Taboada's curator insight, November 13, 2015 11:26 PM

It is not new for us that being bilingual gives us a lot o benefits. But here I share you six multilingual benefits so in that way we feel motivated to study more languages besides English. :)

Vero Hoyos Taboada's curator insight, November 13, 2015 11:35 PM

It is not new for us that being bilingual gives us a lot o benefits. But here I share you six multilingual benefits so in that way we feel motivated to study more languages besides English. :)

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Power of the spoken word

Power of the spoken word | Second Language Acquisition and Teaching | Scoop.it
Communication in education needn't always be written - Leeds Metropolitan university is leading the way in audio feedback
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Cambridge Applied Linguistics: Genres across the Disciplines

An interview with Professor Hilary Nesi and Dr Sheena Gardner of Coventry University, authors of Genres across the Disciplines: Student writing in higher edu...
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