Tags

A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.

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A form of learning in which the student does not make an active effort to learn; examples include sleep learning.
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Questions related to Persian, an Indo-Iranian language spoken primarily in Iran, Afghanistan and Tajikistan. Persian is also known as Farsi in Iran and as Dari in Afghanistan.
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Questions about systems to represent speech sounds in writing, e.g. the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA). These transcription systems may cover individual words or longer speech segments (sentenc…
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For questions relating to proper pronunciation using symbols and specialized letters.
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Questions related to phonics, a method for teaching children to read and write (their native language) by connecting the sounds (phonemes) of the spoken language with the graphemes (usually letters) i…
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Physical resources such as dictionaries, text books, audio recordings, flash cards, etc, as opposed to online or electronic resources.
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Questions related to the courses and teaching method developed by Pimsleur Language Programs.
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Questions relating to poetry, a form of literature in which language is used for its aesthetic and/or evocative qualities, in addition to, or in lieu of, its apparent meaning.
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Questions related to learning or teaching Polish, a West Slavic language spoken primarily in Poland.
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For questions of or relating to the Portuguese language, a Romance language spoken mostly in Portugal and Brazil.
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For questions about getting prepared for learning a new language, such as preparing supplies and other needs of learning.
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The ability of an individual to speak or perform in an acquired language.
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Questions about proficiency tests, e.g. what components they have, the levels they define, their validity, etc. For questions about how to prepare for a test use (also) the [test-preparation] tag.
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Questions about the sounds, intonation, and stress of how words are uttered or produced. When asking questions about learning or teaching the pronunciation of a specific language, pleased add a langua…
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For questions related to reading one's writing and marking it for grammatical and spelling mistakes
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Questions about Punjabi, an Indo-Aryan language spoken in Pakistan and India.
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For questions related to acquiring a language again after a temporary or permanent break in learning.
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For questions about the ability to interpret written texts
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For questions asking for a published journal to be included as reference in your answer. Please avoid answering questions tagged [reference-request] without referencing a published journal.
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Questions related to language learning issues or language teaching issues that are particularly relevant to refugees.
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Questions related to sociolinguistic registers, i.e. varieties in a language that are used depending on social context or situation. (Simply put, there are formal and less formal registers.)
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Questions about learning a language when one already knows a closely related language, with plenty of overlap in vocabulary and grammar, or about teaching a related language.
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Questions on how to do research or perform studies on various aspects of language learning or applied linguistics.
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Requests for resources related to language learning or teaching.
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The Romance language family contains Indo-European languages derived from Vulgar Latin.
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Questions related to learning or teaching Romanian, a Romance language spoken mostly in Romania.
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For questions about the language teaching program, Rosetta Stone
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For questions about the Russian language and its dialects.
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Questions related to Sanskrit, an Indo-European language that is the primary liturgical language of Hinduism.
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For questions regarding teaching oneself a language with minimal or no prior experience with it
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Questions about side effects of learning languages, especially foreign languages. Such side effects are not necessarily negative.
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Questions about sign language and methods to study it
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For questions related to simultaneous bilingualism, i.e. having two native languages.