“Noticing the gap” is a term used in the field of second language
acquisition that refers to the need for language learners to notice the
differences between the language they produce and the target language.
Researchers believe that the process of noticing is key, as it leads to improved linguistic accuracy and deeper cognitive processing.
I am a Ph.D. candidate working on her dissertation Rhetoric and Composition, with secondary areas in Women's Studies and Writing Program Administration. My obsession with non-academic writing is quelled with my blogging habit. It has also been a great experience to meet people through blogging.
I talk about everything, fat, fashion, make up, race. I rant, ramble and let it all out. Sometimes I'm funny, sometimes I'm mean, often foul mouthed and strange. Whatever comes to mind comes out on screen. Unedited and raw.
Number 365 is a daily blog exploring current events and issues through the eyes of playmobil (A german toy). Created by Emmy Horstkamp as an art project (artsy explanation on website) Please come visit and if you have any articles that strike you as important or topics you want explored through playmobil, let me know!
I've been a genealogist for over 30 years. Now I am blogging stories about genealogy, family history, and local research from my home in New Hampshire. Nutfield is now known as the towns of Londonderry and Derry, New Hampshire (and some parts of Windham and Manchester), founded in 1722 by the Scots Irish Ulster Presbyterians....more