Interview with Sylvie Abdelgaber

Mario Rinvolucri.
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Interview with Mario Rinvolucri, conducted by Sylvie Abdelgaber on April 21, 2004. Rinvolucri discusses language teaching theories, emphasizing the importance of recognizing individual learning styles based on Howard Gardner's multiple intelligences. He advocates for a humanized approach, incorporating personal experiences, emotions, and varied intelligences in language learning. Rinvolucri encourages teachers to focus on real communication, using language as a tool for expressing unique thoughts. He suggests incorporating personal letters, fostering genuine connections between students and teachers. The interview concludes with Rinvolucri's advice to language teachers: understand your students, appreciate their existing knowledge, and share your passion for the language
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