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How Native Speakers Learn Differently Than Language Students

How Native Speakers Learn Differently Than Language Learners

When I applied for a new teaching position this month, it made me realize how much my language teaching philosophy has changed as a result of raising my own kids bilingually. Here are some of the differences that I have noticed from how native speakers learn a language and how many language teachers teach: When we learn our native languages, we never conjugate verbs and we definitely don’t sit around the dinner table talking about verb tenses!  So why do…

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