Tag Archives: headphones

Noise Pollution

Ever notice how doctors’ waiting rooms have changed? It used to be that several magazines were available to peruse. First, I noticed the selections had changed. More offerings to “educate” patients.  Secondly, I noticed that wall monitors had been installed.  … Continue reading

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Humor in the Language Lab

Teachers frequently remark that no two seconds are the same in the classroom. My first teaching assignment was at the university level.  Back in the day of reel to reel tapes, our German textbook employed the audio-lingual method. My university classes … Continue reading

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