A great idea for practicing speaking and listening

A language school in Brazil/Brasil got a great idea for helping students to improve their skills.  They paired the students with American senior citizens who are living in a nursing residence.  Speaking partners usually have time and patience to try to understand what a language learner is trying to say.

One comment on “A great idea for practicing speaking and listening

  1. This really seems to be catching on. The possibilities are endless. I think this can be huge for minority languages, in terms of both helping learners as well as those fighting to save their languages. Exciting stuff!

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