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ArticlesJuly 2024

If You Can’t Go to Russia, Russia Will Come to You – Direct Communication with Native Speakers: Oral and Written Practicum Projects

By Julia Katsnelson, University of Vermont DOI: It is well-known that there is no better way to learn another language and culture than to communicate with native speakers. But what if language learners cannot go abroad to immerse themselves

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July 2023Technology

Worldchat Live Education as a Pedagogical Tool to Develop Speaking Skills and Cultural Awareness in Students of English

By Damaris Cordero Badilla, Dra., Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica (UNA) DOI: Introduction Worldchat Live Education is a video chat platform that was founded in 2018 by M.Ed. Anne-Marie LaFortune and formally launched in 2020. It allows teachers and

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