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Money is very important to do things in life. Suppose...

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Yes I agree! Your pronunciation is very good. You did...

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Writing skills or how to start writing 52

Use dictionaries actively to understand the meaning of words you don't know. The dictionaries give clear definitions, reading which, you will learn to express your thoughts better. Also, you will enrich your vocabulary. The richer the author's lexicon, the more informative and exiting text they can write.

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Accent

The learner's ability to pronounce words shared by the people of a particular country or region of the language they are learning.

Good effort at accent. Quite close to that of a native speaker
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Excellent effort at accent. Extremely close to that of a native speaker.
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Limited effort at accent. Definitely a non-native speaker
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Fluency

The learner's ability to speak continuously by chunking and linking words together. For example, instead of saying very slowly, "I - am - poor. I - have - no - money" like a robot, a fluent speaker would say, "I'm poor because I don't have any money."

Speech is relatively smooth; some hesitation and unevenness caused by rephrasing and searching for words
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Smooth and fluid speech; few to no hesitations; no attempts to search for words; volume is excellent
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Speech is frequently hesitant with some sentences left uncompleted
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Intonation

The learner's ability to understand the relative emphasis that may be given to certain syllables in a word, or to certain words in a phrase or sentence

Able to identify and produce correct intonation, word stress and rhythm patterns with 50-90% accuracy.
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Able to identify and produce correct intonation, word stress and rhythm patterns with 90-100% accuracy.
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Able to identify and produce correct intonation, word stress and rhythm patterns with < 50% accuracy
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Pronunciation

The learners' ability to enunciate the various consonants, consonant blends, vowels, and vowel blends in words, words linked together, and words in sentences.

The pronunciation contained some individual word pronunciation errors. Around 3-4 errors
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The pronunciation is exceptional and mirrors a native speaker. Shows a clear understanding of word stress and intonation. Only 0-2 errors
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The pronunciation is inconsistent and made it difficult to understand. 5 or more errors
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Faye W.C.'s picture
I learn : French (Beginner)
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The use of dictionaries actively will help in understaning Use dictionaries actively to understand the meaning of words you don't know. The dictionaries give clear definitions, reading which, and you will learn to express your thoughts better. You will also enrich your vocabulary.Also, you will enrich your vocabulary. The richer the author's lexicon, the more informative and exiting text they can write.

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I learn : English (Beginner) Russian (Expert)
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Thank you, Faye! The text is better now.

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