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Enhancing Digital Literacies for Language Teaching and Learning

Enhancing Digital Literacies for Language Teaching and Learning is a project funded by Ireland’s National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching & Learning.  The project aims to develop a national framework of digital literacies for language learning and teaching in higher education. 160 more words

Research News & Events


Bought my first Macbook today. I already know that a newer version of the Macbook Pro is coming out this year but since this is my first Mac, I didn’t want to spend that kind of money on a new OS that I might not like. 481 more words


Lizzie's Language Learning Contract (v2.April 2016) - Update 1

Well, it’s been a month (approximately!) since I undertook the following:

Now it’s time for the confessions, I mean, update. 

Actually, it hasn’t gone too badly: 1,951 more words

Reflections On Teaching And Learning

Speaking is Hard, But Necessary

If you’re learning a spoken language with intent to communicate, you’re going to have to practice speaking it. This is a given. Whether you prefer to speak from day one or to build up a passive vocabulary, you’ll eventually have to talk to someone. 309 more words

Language Learning

First and Second Language Use in Asian EFL

This month we published Ross Forman’s new book First and Second Language Use in Asian EFL which explores the issue of using students’ first language in the English language classroom. 355 more words


spanish to french

oh  yes that’s right – I have a slight linguistic secret~ (note: that the ‘~’ is my pragmatic marker of happiness and/or mystery~~)

i’m half-assedly learning French alongside my crazy SEA languages. 444 more words


Curse Word Lattes at Cafe Woolabong in Tongyeong, Korea

There are many beautiful latte arts shared online, but have you ever seen these? The long sentences on the surface of these lattes may seem like beautiful poems, but they are actually… 1,066 more words