Critical Period Hypothesis – Best Definition + 10 Points

Critical Period Hypothesis or CPH refers to a theory according to which children and young learners before puberty can learn any language(s) they’re exposed to very easily. Lenneberg hypothesized that cerebral dominance for language did not characterise the initial state of children, but developed gradually from about age two, complete only at puberty. This hypothesis … Read more

Adolescent 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 34

Adolescent 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 34 /ˌæd.əˈles.ənt/ (adj & noun) Noun: a young person preceding adulthood, youngster, youth, minor, juvenile Adjective: of an adolescent, related to an adolescent, juvenile, teen, pubertal, teenage, young, youthful – childish, immature Adolescents tend to experience more extreme emotions, both negative and positive, than their parents even in response … Read more

Puberty Stages in English – Medical Terms in English

Puberty stages in English Puberty stages in English The word puberty is derived from the Latin pubertas , which means adulthood. Puberty is initiated by hormonal changes triggered by a part of the brain called the hypothalamus, which stimulates the pituitary gland, which in turn activates other glands as well. These changes begin about a … Read more

IELTS Listening Practice Evolving Brain

IELTS Listening Practice Evolving Brain IELTS Listening Practice Evolving Brain About this activity This activity is labeled round table by Dr. Hariri, the creator and administrator of LELB Society. This activity is on the premise of Flipped Learning, according to which the students watch a video before the class, carry out research into the selected theme, and prepare themselves for an informed discussion in the class. This activity is on … Read more

Sensitive Period Hypothesis | TESL Issues

Sensitive Period Hypothesis Sensitive Period Hypothesis in comparison to Critical Period Hypothesis The review showed variation in studies and findings with regard to the age groups considered, nature of the pronunciation tests, and length and type of exposure to the second language. One conclusion drawn is that cerebral lateralization is likely to be irrelevant to … Read more

English Negotiation | Childhood vs. Adulthood

English Negotiation | Childhood vs. Adulthood English Negotiation | Childhood vs. Adulthood LELB on YouTube Topic for Negotiation: Adulthood (after puberty) is a better period in comparison to childhood (before puberty).  Arash disagrees.  Dr. Hariri agrees. About Negotiation of Meaning: Negotiation of meaning is a useful and practical activity based on skill integration to practice … Read more