The Power of Music in Language Learning

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    Macarena

    I totally agree with this article. By personal experience, I know that listening to music and learning the lyrics helps a great deal to improve vocabulary (including phrasal verbs and the use of prepositions) and pronunciation. And you have fun at the same time!

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    Kimie K

    Thank you for the tips. I really appreciate it!

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    Lorraine

    These are such great ideas! I recently prepared two lessons with two french songs as a support to learn new words and talk about French society. It is truly a way to learn more about a culture!

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    Madelyn

    I regularly use a song to help kids learn the 7 continents. It's so catchy and they always remember it even months after we first sang it! A brilliant memory aid for sure.

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    Belle

    As a songwriter and music producer, I always incorporate music as part of learning English. Part of our lesson, my student learns how to write a song, write a novel and some prefers voice lessons apart from learning grammar. Doing these various activities, their ability to speak confidently during conversation is enhanced because they are also engaged in their hobbies and their personal interests. I just finished 200 lessons in my first month working here in italki. Thank you Music and thank you Italki.

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    Csilla

    Lyricstraining is a useful tool if we want to teach English (or other languages) via music.

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    Angie Tinoco

    Totalmente de acuerdo con Csilla, la música nos aporta un aprendizaje significativo fundamental para nuestro desarrollo lingüístico

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    Calvin Christopher

    Does anyone know of any apps where you can do karaoke on Italki ?

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