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Language teaching requires good content. What principle would you follow to select and grade materials for language teaching?

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When teaching language, one must be sure to include material the language learners are familiar with. What this means is: students of a new language are already nervous about learning a new language, therefore one should use materials which engage their interest by connecting with them on a personal level. By using materials which have been translated from their original language, or material which "speaks" about their heritage/culture,...

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