When Is it Ok to Traduct—Err, Translate?

It’s hard to avoid the instinct to translate from your native language.

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Stereotypes in Educational Materials

Even articles that are positive, optimistic, interesting, and (to my eyes) fair often contain small references built on stereotypes that many Colombians know all too well and don’t want to see again.

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When will we see the first Khan in ESL?

Can one teach English Khan-Academy-style?

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The Demand for Professional Written English

Simple but effective professional written English will become a critical element of doing business.

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Implications for ESL as English becomes a Basic Skill

English is the most common ground in many industries worldwide. What does that mean for ESL as a market?

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