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What are the effective methods in teaching demotivated L2 learners?

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updated 2016-12-09 09:54:26 -0500

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I'm interested in effective teaching strategies.

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answered 2016-12-18 08:45:15 -0500

Find a goal! Motivation is the key. It could be an opportunity of meeting foreigners, play a boardgame in the target language, a skype planned conversation with a distant country, cook with a recipe to translate, stick to hobbies of learners with language exchange on this topic... Listening to "got talent" through the world with a translation and an interculturel explanation is a great incentive too. In language learning the first step is to break the "course" effect and view the immediate use of a language. Teaching Toki Pona is a great way to introduce people to learn languages (could be learned in a week, even 48 hours for a trial in London). We are currently developing a new education module on "how to learn and use a language in fews days with Toki Pona" for adult learning who are afraid of speaking and learning language. Depends too of the target language and background of learners.

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