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    Hello Caroline, Thank you for your invitation. I look forward to an exploration of the interpersonal mode from the perspective of the caregiver model. If language is truly acquired via messages comprehensible to the learner, what are the implications...

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    I would like to learn more about cultural awareness activities and strategies in the mixed level language classes. I think it gets a bit tricky when teaching about culture in multilevel classes.

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    Thank you for alerting us to your website and book, Ms. Konyndyk.

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    I would like to see an issue of The Language Educator with a focus on teaching grammar to intermediate students. At my university the numbers of heritage Spanish speakers is growing; I would like to learn more about how are their needs different...

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    A word on teaching foreign language to students with language-based learning disabilities. The Gow School is an international boarding school with a history of being an industry leader in the education of students with dyslexia and other language-based...

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