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ESL in Education topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishESLESL /ˌiː es ˈel/ noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 SE (English as a Second Language) the teaching of English to people who are living in an English-speaking country but whose first language is not English
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ESLWhere possible a subject specialist who has worked with an ESL tutor or team is also involved.In 1991 the average ESL student who passed the exam at all-many did not-required two and a half tries.Unlike the better ESL students, Sabour needed not only a new means to express himself but something more to express.Many LEAs provided courses in ESL for adult immigrants.