Taking into account what intercultural competence is: The United States Army Research Institute has defined it as “A set of cognitive, behavioral, and affective/motivational components that enable individuals to adapt effectively in intercultural environments.” We have chosen to discuss this exercise from a course book: This exercise is connected with the intercultural competence. The aim… Continue reading L5. Intercultural Competence activities 3-5:
We strongly recommend our followers to watch this film. Ben X is based on the novel Nothing Was All He Said by Nic Balthazar. The film is about a student with Asperger syndrome. He is all the time playing video games because he prefers to live in the fantasy and in this way he escapes… Continue reading BEN X- a film that makes you think deeply
16/12/2016 It is a well-known fact that English is now a global language. In this video David Crystal talks about what happens when English becomes a global language. For example, “when a country takes up the English as a language and adopts it, it immediately adapts it to suit its circumstances.” Therefore, we use a… Continue reading L3. Extra Activity. World Englishes-David Crystal
09/12/2016 CEFR is the Common European Framework. It is an international standard for describing language ability. It is used around the woild to describe learner’s language skills. Aims CEFR serves the overall aim of the Council of Europe as defined in Recommendations R (82) 18 and R (98) 6 of the Committee of Ministers: ‘to… Continue reading L2. Activity 3.1: What is the CEFR?