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Birch, Gary; Matas, Cristina Poyatos – Babel, 1999
Discusses a research project that aims to study the grammatical development of two groups of language immersion students, one that is participating in an Internet project involving collaboration with learners in France and Canada, and another that is exposed to the teaching of grammar that has been integrated with content area studies. (Author/VWL)
Descriptors: Cooperation, Foreign Countries, Grammar, Immersion Programs
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Bostock, William W. – Babel, 1988
Documents the evolution of the Dutch and French languages. Policy and planning initiatives for both languages are discussed, and organizations responsible for planning initiatives for each language are described. (DJD)
Descriptors: Diachronic Linguistics, Dutch, French, Language Planning
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Malinverni, Pierre – Babel: International Journal of Translation, 1972
Descriptors: Career Opportunities, Economic Status, Language Skills, Professional Occupations
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Horan, Ron – Babel: Journal of the Australian Modern Language Teachers' Associations, 1992
The proposed 1991 reforms to French spelling discussed in a previous issue of "Babel" have been abandoned. This article notes the history of other efforts to rectify French spelling and reviews the French Academy's decision-making process in the current effort. (LB)
Descriptors: Applied Linguistics, Change Strategies, Educational Change, Foreign Countries
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Horan, Ron – Babel: Journal of the Australian Modern Language Teachers' Associations, 1990
Discusses the government-approved simplification of French spelling, and describes rectifications of spelling problems frequently found in forming or using accents, verbs, hyphens, noun plurals, and other anomalies. (CB)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, French, Official Languages, Phoneme Grapheme Correspondence