Editorial NR

What is (not) English a Lingua Franca?

A counterargument to ‘Who owns a Language? – Understanding legitimacy in ELF’ Writing and researching a field such as English as a Lingua Franca (ELF) can be challenging as it is one that is highly scrutinized by teachers and students alike. Talking about ELF…
Editorial NRInglês

How do you say... in English?

DUBLÊSTUNTMAN/STUNT DOUBLE A stuntman takes the place of a movie actor in a scene involving danger or requiring acrobatic skill.Um dublê toma o lugar de um ator em cenas que envolvem perigo ou requerem habilidade acrobática. All of the fight scenes of the movie were…
Editorial NRInglês

Interview – with Alex Warren

Troika: How did you get involved in teaching? What made you stay in this area? Alex Warren: Like many English language teachers, I somewhat fell into the profession by chance. The seeds were sown around 20 years ago when I was trekking in the Indonesian jungle of Sumatra…