This is one in a series of posts in which I look back on 10 years of blogging and reflect on posts from the past. I was slightly nervous about this one, if I’m being honest. I hadn’t read this … Continue reading Reflections on… Pronunciation
The thing thing that struck me was that while there was the usual fertile and fascinating discussion, generally I found myself disagreeing with a considerable number of the tweets. I was surprised with the number of people who were advocating 100 % pronunciation focused activities and classes. They just didn’t seem to tally with my experience at all. Now I should state as a caveat that this opinion is based on my experience of teaching adults in Brazil and Korea and I accept that in other situations, such as with young learners and with other nationalities, it is entirely possible that the circumstances may be completely different.
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