Free Course: Corpus Linguistics: Method, Analysis, Interpretation

Free course with FutureLearn starting on Monday! 8 weeks long – all online. Aims of the course: Demonstrate that corpus approaches to social science can offer valuable insight into social reality by investigating the use and manipulation of language in society. Equip social scientists with skills necessary for collecting and analysing large digital collections of text […]

Teach Kids? Free research report: English learning in pre-primary classrooms

The British council has published this free research report: English learning areas in pre-primary classrooms: an investigation of their effectiveness There’s both theory and some good teaching ideas – see the play spiral on page 13. Here is the blurb: This research report presents an innovative approach to teaching English in pre-primary classrooms. The paper describes the […]