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Language Learning:
Challenges and Misperceptions

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Online Investigations and Discussion Questions

What do you think are some additional keys to improving your language skills? Discuss your ideas with a partner and/or write your opinions on a related topic at Randall's ESL Blog HERE.

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1. Students often don't make progress in their language learning because they _________.

A. don't spend sufficient time in a foreign country
B. lack a specific study plan that teaches them new skills
C. pass most of their time with people who speak the same language

2. Some international students have a difficult time making friends with their roommates in university dormitories due to __________.

A. previous relationships
B. weak language skills
C. conflicting school schedules

3. Based on what you heard, we can infer that learning a language and culture _________.

A. takes a great deal of time to master
B. is key to improving future job possibilities
C. will help promote peace around the world

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