Tag Archives: Technology

• A New Translation App from Frommer’s

The New York Times – In Transit – By Elaine Glusac A New Translation App from Frommer’s

Perhaps you already know that “buongiorno” is the appropriate greeting in Rome. But what about the concept of “bella figura”? The new translation app from the guidebook publisher Frommer’scovers both linguistic and cultural interpretations.

 

• Is Technology a Silver Bullet for Language Teaching and Learning?

The Guardian – Professional – Teacher Network – By Martin WilliamsIs technology a silver bullet for language teaching and learning?  -The Guardian

 “There is no longer a four-walled classroom,” says Dr Cecilia Goria, ofNottingham University’s Language Centre. “Teaching and learning now extends beyond that.