With all the advancements in machine translation for languages, I believe the focus in language teaching should now be the transmission of cultural knowledge: how to best interact with the majority of people from that culture, understanding smaller groups’ shared history and motivations, and the communities’ hierarchies of values. 57 more words
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The Not So Cool Swedes Who Curse Like Hell eller Varför svenskar bara är pinsamma när de svär på engelska.
A few years ago a Swedish friend came to visit with his kids. They were 8 and 9 at the time and terribly proud of their English. 640 more words