Monthly Archives: December 2015

Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing

LEVELS OF LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY: WHERE ARE YOU?

To make it easier for educational institutions and employers to evaluate the language qualifications of students and/or candidates for their admission and/or employment, the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages:  Learning, Teaching, Assessment (CEFR or CEF) was developed by the Council of Europe.  This guideline is used to gauge levels of language ability, no … Continue reading LEVELS OF LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY: WHERE ARE YOU?

Glossika - Listen Your Way to Fluency

Glossika – Listen Your Way to Fluency

Product:  Glossika Overall Ranking:  95/100 Price:  $39.99 – $119.99 Owners:  Glossika.com founded by Michael Campbell Website:  http://glossika.com INTRODUCTION Glossika is based on ideas first proposed by Dr. Stephen Krashen, professor emeritus at USC, back in 1981.  In particular, 1) “that the most reliable way to really acquire a new language is to listen to it” … Continue reading Glossika – Listen Your Way to Fluency