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“Lay Teachers” (Council of Europe) According to the linguist Hans-Jürgen Krumm, who wrote a set of tips published by the Council of Europe, lay teachers hould not be required to teach as if they had gone through teacher training. Krumm gives the following advice: Don't pretend you have been trained as a language teacher; instead, focus on what you can do. ...


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Yes. From general viewpoint, learning your L1 first and being proficient at it can help you with your L2 as you can associate L2 vocab with the L1 vocab as seen with methods like the Translation Method. This though does not apply always such as the direct method, which bans the usage of L1 while learning. You can though take some learning techniques you ...


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