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Grammar: why do we have it?
What is grammar anyway? Which comes first, language or grammar? And how important is it for anyone wanting to learn a foreign language?
Andrew Henley invites Roger Hunt back to the programme to find out...
• Roger Hunt, Director of Education at IH Barcelona
On the programme, Roger recommends David Crystal's Encyclopedia of Language [Amazon.co.uk link for further information]
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"Speaking in Tongues" is a series of short English-language radio programmes, produced and recorded by IH Barcelona. The 25-programme series is broadcast on Saturday mornings by Radio Free Barcelona on 107.7 FM.
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The series discusses a range of different topics relating to language, language learning and language teaching.
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Part of the International House World Organisation, International House Barcelona [ website ] was founded in 1972 and has since grown into a major centre for language teaching, teacher training, study tours and related activities.