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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