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LINGUIST List 16.2175

Sat Jul 16 2005

Media: BBC: Will the Olympics help languages?

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Message 1: BBC: Will the Olympics help languages?
Date: 15-Jul-2005
From: Karen Chung <karchungntu.edu.tw>
Subject: BBC: Will the Olympics help languages?


The BBC Website Saturday, 9 July, 2005

Will the Olympics help languages?
By Mike Baker

Clearly it should encourage sport in schools but perhaps it could also
provide a desperately needed boost to improve our dreadful international
record in learning foreign languages?

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/4665411.stm


Karen Chung
http://ccms.ntu.edu.tw/~karchung/
http://lists.topica.com/lists/phonetics/

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                            Language Acquisition
                            Sociolinguistics



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