Language Learning Disabilities: The Ultimate Foreign Language Challenge

  title={Language Learning Disabilities: The Ultimate Foreign Language Challenge},
  author={Sharon M. DiFino and Linda J. Lombardino},
  journal={Foreign Language Annals},
In today's world where great value is placed on global understanding, the acquisition of languages is essential. Academics would agree that the study of other languages provides students access to the cultural and intellectual heritage of cultures other than their own. Additionally, such study gives new and different perspectives on the structure and complexity of English. For the majority of stu- dents, the fulfillment of the college foreign language requirement is not problematic. But what… 

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