August 10, 2004
Watching their language
UK Secondary schools are to receive guidance on how to teach children "standard" spoken English, reports the BBC.
"The intervention by the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA) comes amid concern over the effects of the media and text messaging on the quality of teenagers' conversational skills".
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