“Teachers were powerful enough to kill the indigenous languages: they are not powerful enough to bring them back to life.” – Andrew Dalby
The PREP is as follows;
- Complete any of the PREP from the break that you haven’t done yet (see the last post for the full list)
- Ensure that you have submitted your ad comparison and history of language task.
- Write a short personal response to the question posed by Mark Liberman: ‘Should we laugh at Chinglish?’ – http://languagelog.ldc.upenn.edu/nll/?p=450
Today was a solid start to the term, everyone. Let’s keep up that momentum moving into the rest of this term.