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Speak phone! (Smart devices and your French Pronunciation)

I’m sure you have all had the experience of meeting a new French word and although the spelling hasn’t been too difficult, you have not been sure how to go about pronouncing it? 539 more words


Creative processes to consider in capturing and repurposing your words

Creative processes to consider in capturing and repurposing your words

by Rebecca Joy

Traditional pen to paper or typing on a keyboard are, of course, good and effective mediums, but have you used or considered other modalities to capture your thoughts and ideas? 733 more words

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How to do a needs analysis with a multilingual class (now with video!)

One of the first posts published by ELFpron was about how to conduct an ELF-informed pronunciation needs analysis with a multilingual class. This environment is ideal for developing ELF intelligibility since the students in a multilingual class are, by definition, using English as their lingua franca. 125 more words


On The Trail of My Little Art Director

Daffodil: “Jezirae (sp?) laughed at me.”

Me: “Why did she do that?”

Daffodil: “I told her, ‘NO! Don’t step there! You’re hurting it!'”

Me: “What was she hurting?” 420 more words


My Little Art Director Rides Again

Since this My Little Art Director business is starting to be A Thing, I should say a few words about Daffodil in that role.

I haven’t all that much experience with Art Directors per se. 252 more words


Hello from my paralegal world

Okay here we go.  You knocked on my paralegal world door, I have let you in.

Three weeks into my paralegal program one of the largest firms in our area offered me a job.  516 more words


My Little Art Director Strikes Back

Daffodil: “Papa, I want you to draw me a picture.”

Me: “Okay.”

Daffodil: “It’s a picture of a king.”

Me: “Alright. What is the king doing.” 187 more words