The Magic of Technology and Second Language Acquisition


The globalized economy demands cross-cultural communication for promoting cultural exchange, international business trade or political negotiation. Therefore, people nowadays pay more attention on multi-language learning. However, the problem is that there are inadequate qualified bilingual teachers to meet this rapid increasing demand. Having a good command of a certain language requires time commitment and huge amount of money investment as well. Thus a large number of education commercial companies regard language learning as a business opportunity to explore, what’s more, technology has been used in this field to bridge the gap between teachers and students as well as raise more intellectuals. Therefore, entrepreneurs began to combine technology and language learning to create innovative pedagogy. Here is the introduction of three education technology firms which concentrate on language training. Continue reading