Ospatu gurekin Hizkuntzen Europako Eguna!

Europako Kontseiluko kide diren 47 estatuek 800 milioi europar animatu nahi dituzte beste hizkuntza bat ikastera, adina edozein dela ere, eskolan zein eskolaz kanpo.  Hizkuntza-aniztasuna ulermen zabalago bat eskuratzeko tresna dela eta gure kontinentearen ondare kultural aberatsaren funtsezko elementua dela iritzita, Europako Kontseiluak eleaniztasuna sustatu nahi du Europa osoan. 
Estrasburgoko Europako Kontseiluaren ekimenez, 2001etik aurrera irailaren 26an ospatu da urtero Hizkuntzen Europako Eguna.

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Le plaisir d'apprendre (Platform for learning French)

Le plaisir d'apprendre is a platform based in France. In 2012, Centre d’Approches Vivantes des Langues et des Médias became Alliance Française and has since been offering a variety of online courses a... view details

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1. My mother tongue is all I need.

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2. I’m not bilingual/multilingual. I can only speak one language.

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3. Most people in the world use more than one language.

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4. English is the only language children need.

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5. Children get confused if they learn more than one language at the same time.

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6. I can’t help a child to learn or use a language I don’t know (well enough) myself.

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7. If learners don’t know the language of schooling, they’ll learn it best by being exposed to that language only - and by using that language only.

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9. My job is to teach X as a foreign language and not to deal with other languages in my classroom.

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Why did you decide to learn a language?

What most motivated you to learn a language – was it any of the reasons below (choose a maximum of 3)? If it was none of these – let us know your reasons – we will announce the results on 25 September!
 
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The EDL language challenges

  
This year we are inviting everyone to participate in a language challenge around the European Day of Languages! 
The 51 challenges contained within the handbook encourage learners to go a little outside their comfort zone and take advantage of the plentiful opportunities available to practice or learn more about a language beyond a classroom context. Find out more
Language challenge of the day: Write a message in a foreign language to congratulate someone on a special occasion (birthday, passing an exam etc.)!

EDL T-shirt competition


Send us your design/image/graphic and have your layout on the official EDL T-ShirtFind out more

Which language is it?

We all know this situation: on a bus, in a café, on the street we hear two people talking in a foreign language. And we wonder what language it is. Let's do some training here and next time this happens to you you will easily recognise it!
 
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Ekitaldi berriak (ekitaldi guztiak)

18/9/2020 - 2/10/2020
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Gymnázium Janka Kráľa, Zlaté Moravce, Slovakia
21/9/2020 - 25/9/2020
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Tallinna Kesklinna Vene Gümnaasium
24/9/2020 - 24/9/2020
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25/9/2020 -
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Parventas library

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