By Philip O. Chomak
In this humorous and relocating memoir, an English instructor interweaves tales of his encounters with grownup scholars who got here to the San Francisco Bay sector from Argentina, Brazil, France, Germany, Italy, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Korea, Peru, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Turkey, Venezuela, and Vietnam to check this "foreign" language
"Teaching English as a moment Language is an effective gig. it is fulfilling to sharpen one's knowing of a linguistic element after which current it to a category with lucidity and existence. yet getting that time throughout isn't really what this ebook is set; it is approximately what occurs within the perpetually unpredictable global beside the point--where surprises spring from the quirks of languages (theirs and ours) and, after all, from the quirky people who converse them."
-from the author's prologue
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Beside the Point: Close Encounters in the Global Classroom by Philip O. Chomak