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2016-04-05 11:56:41 -0500 commented question Seeking tutor or advice for cognitive linguistics. PayPal for Skype.

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2016-01-21 14:26:15 -0500 edited question How do I become a well pronounced teacher?

I want to be a good native teacher like foreigners.

2016-01-21 14:25:09 -0500 edited question Do you pronounce the "t" in listen?

Do you pronounce the "t" in listen?

2016-01-21 14:24:08 -0500 edited question Examples of clipping?

Clipping means cutting off the beginning or the end of a word, or both, leaving a part to stand for the whole.

2016-01-21 14:21:17 -0500 edited question How can I improve my students' pronunciation in class?

How can I improve my students' pronunciation in class?

2016-01-19 12:20:37 -0500 edited question 2nd Grader wants to know: How many words are there in the English Language?

Hello, My daughter, in 2nd grade, is doing an ask an expert project. She would like to submit a letter to an expert. Anyone on this forum willing to take time to respond to her letter?

Thanks in advance for the help! Holland

2016-01-12 13:28:47 -0500 edited question What are minimal pairs ?

Can anyone tell me what is the meaning of this word?

2016-01-12 13:25:11 -0500 edited question How can I become an efficient English teacher ?

How can l become a well pronounced teacher?

what skills should I have to become a good teacher

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2015-08-21 15:07:06 -0500 answered a question We have 9 year old son and we are staying in Dallas,TX but planning to move back to India. If he comes back at the age of 18, would he be able to pick up his american accent.

The Ask-a-Linguist FAQ contains an information page about accents, which you can view here:

http://linguistlist.org/ask-ling/acce...

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2015-08-05 14:11:16 -0500 answered a question If my child leaves the foreign mission field at age 6, what is the likelihood that he will keep his foreign language?

The Ask-a-Linguist FAQ contains several pages with in-depth information about bilingual/multilingual children and child language acquisition. You can find these pages here:

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http://linguistlist.org/ask-ling/lang...

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