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Category Archives: Global English

“From Laos with love”: Language twists and how not to lose your pet – by guest author Beate Pinisch

A post on facebook by a Lao friend got me thinking. It started with finding two words funny and ended with my theorizing about linguistic quirks of the Lao and German language.

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Letters from Laos – “My life in 10 years” by Mr Outh Sinminah

Hello! My name is Outh and I’m sixteen years old.

I was born in Luangphanxay village, Xaysomboun district, Vientiane province. There are 5 people in my family. I have one older sister and one younger sister and my father … Read more

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Workshop on 16 November 2017 – How should we teach “Technical English” at Lao Vocational Colleges?

A sustainable English language education in our four Lao partner institutions is a crucial aim of the project “Teaching English in Laos”. We started our project 2 years ago in 2015, and one year ago our fourth and newest partner … Read more

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Letters from Laos – “My journey to Germany” by Mr Khamsavay Gnommilavong

On September 6th, 2017, Mr Khamsavay Gnommilavong took up the position of the new “Acting Director” of the Lao-German Technical College (LGTC), since the previous director, Mr Somlith Virivong, was asked to work in the Ministry of Education Read more

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Letters from Laos – Hello, I’m Moukdala


Well, Hello everyone who is reading now. My name is Moukdala. I’m 26. I live with parents. My place is at a countryside. But i love it becuase it’s a quiet place. I graduated … Read more

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“Singlish”: Learn fun songs, action rhymes, and games!

In preparation for the future Team V (and Team VI), who is (will be) in Laos to teach English this autumn/winter (in the coming spring), Prof. Martin organized two workshops called „Singlish“ this summer. These workshops were also attended by … Read more

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