Many language teachers, teacher educators and second language acquisition researchers have expressed the conviction that the primary aim of foreign language teaching is to enable learners to communicate with people from different linguistic and cultural backgrounds in an increasingly multicultural world.
“This comic is about my first experience at the supermarket. Fortunately I wasn’t alone, but I had the company of my flatmate, Sandra. It was fun to compare the two different behaviours in the different occasions. She was very relaxed and entertained, while I was stressed and confused.” (Christina Gianotti)