ELF pronunciation – what’s it all about?

Just a quick cross-blog plug – I recently ran a short series of workshops at SGI on English as a Lingua Franca and how it might impact the way we teach pronunciation.  These went well and we decided to follow them up with some related blog posts, which you can find here:

Part 1 of 3: English Around The World

Part 2 of 3: Variation, Accent and Intelligibility

Part 3 of 3: The Lingua Franca Core and if/how we might teach it

Since then, I’ve started to co-author a blog specifically dedicated to this topic, which you can find here.


English as a lingua franca_What should we teach?


About Laura Patsko

Teacher trainer, language learner, language teacher, linguist, researcher. Not necessarily in that order.

Leave a comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: