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Mother tongue, other tongue and further tongue

Conrad Max Benedict Brann

Mother tongue, other tongue and further tongue

by Conrad Max Benedict Brann

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Published by University of Maiduguri in Maiduguri .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementinaugural lecture delivered on Thursday, 24th May, 1979.
SeriesInaugural lecture series / University of Maiduguri -- 4, Inaugural lecture series -- 4.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13737287M

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The importance of learning to read in my mother language. Until I joined a reading programme in Ghana, I used to think that teaching children in their mother tongue was not only a waste of their precious time but also out of fashion. I remember my secondary school days when many of my friends teased students who spoke in their mother. Jan 21,  · Bill Bryson's Mother Tongue was a interesting, and in parts a humorous read. A lot of it I already knew, but there were some insights included in the book which still made it a goldmine for me to read about the language we use so universally/5.


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As well as tossing off gems of fractured English (from a Japanese eraser: "This product will self-destruct in Mother Earth."), Bryson frequently takes time to compare the idiosyncratic tongue with other languages/5().

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Sep 10,  · The Mother Tongue [Teri Holbrook] on maisonneuve-group.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Gale Grayson has come back to Statlers Cross, Georgia, to write, hoping to find in her quiet hometown the strength to confront the memories and mysteries of her husband's life and death.

But the delicate balance in the rural community has been altered by outsiders: a family of immigrants and a /5(6). Jul 17,  · The Mother Tongue is the story of the evolution of the English language, from its humble beginnings as a Germanic tongue to what it has evolved into over the centuries.

So, Bill Bryson + cheap equals insta-buy for me, apparently. Too bad even Bill Bryson couldn't make this terribly entertaining/5. The (M)other Tongue book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The (M)other Tongue book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Start by marking “The (M)other Tongue: Essays in Feminist Psychoanalytic Interpretation” as 4/5(4). Mar 25,  · Mother Tongue: My Family's Globe-Trotting Quest to Dream in Mandarin, Laugh in Arabic, and Sing in Spanish - Kindle edition by Christine Gilbert.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Mother Tongue: My Family's Globe-Trotting Quest to Dream in Mandarin, Laugh in Arabic, /5(69). The first book exchanges were with the Fayerweather Street School in Cambridge, MA, USA.

Mother Tongue Books are now published as trilingual books in Creole, French, and English. Mother Tongue Other Tongue is a national Laureate Education Project, led by the Poet Laureate, Dame Carol Ann Duffy.

Regional competitions and events take place throughout the year. The competition is co-ordinated by Routes into Languages. Mother Tongue, a Necessary Step to Intellectual Development 29 example, children need to see physical representations of ideas or concrete examples of concepts.

Moreover, teachers should allow children to act upon the world with objects and tasks that serve to foster their understanding of invariance. While observing this. Main page for the Mother Tongue Other Tongue (MTOT) multilingual poetry competition in Scotland.

The Mother Tongue Other Tongue (MTOT) multilingual poetry competition celebrates linguistic and cultural diversity through creative writing, and showcases the many languages spoken and learned by young people in school and at home. “Mother Tongue” reflects on the misleading illusion that language can represent one’s education level.

Amoy’s mother has intelligent thoughts and is just hard to express in understandable words when special situations occur. “Mother Tongue” is a look into the way some people, look to language as a way as a sign of how educated you are. Mebratu Belete BEKA Department of Psychology, Wolaita Sodo University, Ethiopia.

The main purpose of this study was to assess the psychological benefits and challenges of mother tongue as a medium of instruction.

The participants of the study were students in Author: Mebratu Belete Beka. Mother Tongue Other Tongue (MTOT) is an exciting multilingual poetry project coming to Glasgow’s schools in MTOT is a celebration of cultural diversity and a showcase of the many languages which are spoken and learned by young people in school and at home.

Demetria Martinez is the author of the widely translated novel Mother Tongue, which won a Western States Book Award for Fiction. Martinez also wrote The Block Captain’s Daughter, which won an American Book Award and the International Latino Book Award for.

Mother Tongue is a worldwide network of creatives, strategists and linguists. From our hubs in London, LA and Singapore, we offer language services, powered by. Reinstating the mother tongue In Teaching Monolingual Classes (). Atkinson suggests 'a careful, limited use of L1' to help students get the maximum benefit from activities which in other respects will be carried out in the target language.

The mother tongue may /5(25). MOTHER TONGUE Amy Tan Born in in Oakland, California, Amy Tan is the daughter of immigrants who fled China's Cultural Revolu- tion in the late s. DepEd adds 7 mother-tongue languages in K to Local and international studies have shown that early learners' use of mother tongue inside the classroom produce better and faster learners.

Title: Mother Tongue, by Amy Tan - mother tounge Author: Heather Simon Created Date: 8/1/ PM. The novel, Mother Tongue, is a great example of the misuse of love today. The author, Demetria Martinez, tells the tale of a woman that falls in love with a Salvadoreo refugee.

Jos Luis is a soldier in the Salvadorian army that flees to the United States where he begins.Students are most likely to conclude that Tan and her mother do have a close relationship and should support their opinion with at least three of the following examples: a.

Her mother attends her lectures. b. Tan, her husband, and her mother go out together. c. Her mother relies on and trusts Tan to talk to the doctors about the CAT scan. d.No jokes are necessary, the facts do well enough by themselves, and Bryson supplies tens per page.

As well as tossing off gems of fractured English (from a Japanese eraser: "This product will self-destruct in Mother Earth."), Bryson frequently takes time to compare the idiosyncratic tongue with other languages/5(K).