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#qskills – How would you answer Krashen’s assertion that teaching EAP is a “waste of time”?

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Today’s question for the Q: Skills for Success authors: How would you answer Krashen’s assertion that teaching EAP is a “waste of time”?

Cheryl Zimmerman responds.

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