Category Archives: Bilingualism

Language, Meaning, and Connotation

This podcast, from PRI’s “The World,” discusses how different languages talk about pregnancy and the possible implications of word choice to talk about pregnancy.  Extremely interesting stuff….

http://www.pri.org/stories/2014-04-14/language-pregnancy-seems-pregnant-meaning-it

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Non-native Language Teachers

Here’s a video from Steve Kaufmann, via our Georgetown class discussion.  Brings up some great points about non-native English speaking teachers.

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Myths About Bilingual Children

Thanks to Sarah Carey!

 

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