applied applied linguistics
notes on language (mostly English) in academic and real life
Friday, November 27, 2009
What is an English dept for in a non-English speaking country?
Does the focus on humanities/cultural studies impede the improvement of ELT by conflating Western civilization, literature, etc. with actual everyday usage of language? Maybe that's not even an issue.
"English departments in Chinese universities: Purpose and function."
by Chen Zhaoxuang.