"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more
English Department of Islamic Azad University, Najafabad Branch is organizing its 1st national conference on language teaching and related issues. The aim of the conference is to bring together scholars and students of TEFL and applied linguistics. The conference will start at 8 am on November 8 and close at 5 pm in the afternoon.