Derek Dick, who is better known in the media as "Fish", made his name as a singer and songwriter first coming to attention as the frontman of the progressive rock band "Marillion" in the 1980s, who sold millions of albums and graced world stages in a dynamic rise to fame in the 80s.
Awareness, appropriacy, and living language use
The talk outlines recent research employing corpus analysis for EAP, considers the effectiveness of learner investigations of corpora in ‘data-driven learning’, and explores the kinds of discoveries teachers can make from corpora.
My name is Nikolina. I am originally from Croatia, currently living in France.
I would like to invite all of you to my presentation on Tuesday, 20 March at 10 40 am. It will take place in room Gala 1. Looking forward to seeing you all there.
Here is the abstract:
David talks about his exploration of the changing role of English around the world and the impact that global change is having on how and when English is taught.
Duncan talks about the changing needs of our learners and how teachers' roles can now move into coaching to support learning outside the classroom.
Chia Suan Chong, from IH London, talks about how her attitudes towards English as a Lingua Franca have changed following some research she conducted recently.