[lg policy] Teaching a Foreign Language? Best in the Accent of the Listener

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at GMAIL.COM
Thu Feb 18 15:38:52 UTC 2010

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Teaching a Foreign Language?  Best in the Accent of the Listener

Perception of second language speech is easier when it is spoken in
the accent of the listener and not in the 'original' accent of that
language, shows a new study from the University of Haifa. The study
was published in the prestigious Journal of Psycholinguistic Research.

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