L1 Interference | Teaching English as a Foreign Language | UCT ELC

Dealing with L1 Interference: Farsi

L1 interference is basically the degree to which a learner's native tongue is starting to intervene in the learning of English (or any other language for that matter). Teacher Christelle shares with us a 'cheat sheet' for teaching Farsi speakers, and reveals that going that extra mile for a student not only helps the teacher understand what the issues are, but can greatly improve student confidence!

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LinkedIn | UCT English Language Centre

Using LinkedIn

Most people know of, or have a profile on, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, etc. But what about LinkedIn? What is this networking site all about and can it really be of any benefit to you? Read our blog post to find out more about this professional networking tool.

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Classroom Fun | UCT English Language Centre

Classroom Fun

Learning English in a classroom does not only consist of serious, hard work and grammar exercises with one sided teacher dialogues. Fun plays a very serious part in learning too! Find out more here.

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