Международные телекоммуникационные проекты в обучении иностранным языкам
The article reviews the benefits and challenges of implementing telecollaboration projects in foreign language teaching practices. Based on the analysis of available data on international telecollaboration projects (90s – up to the present), the author identifies and discusses ten foremost challenges of telecollaboration exchanges in foreign language settings. Detailed examples from real practice are provided to illustrate some of the points proposed. The author provides some practical recommendations to help facilitate the planning and integration of telecollaboration projects into the foreign language classroom.
The article is about the intercultural communication.
The article covers versions of intercultural communication modeling and their implications for intercultural communication discourse modeling. An intercultural communication discourse integrates both elements of an intercultural communication system (Self- Other), and their dynamics. As a result, an intercultural communication discourse model is viewed as a cyclic model of the language personality development.
The present article continues the investigation of the Soqotri verbal system undertaken by the Russian-Soqotri fieldwork team. The article focuses on the so-called “weak” and “geminated” roots in the basic stem. The investigation is based on the analysis of full paradigms (perfect, imperfect and jussive) of more than 170 “weak” and “geminated” Soqotri verbs.