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Welcome to the April issue of the MED Magazine, the monthly
webzine of the Macmillan English Dictionary resource
This month in the Language
Interference series the focus is on Japanese: how the language borrows
words from English and some other languages, and what problems this may
cause for language learners.
In the feature article
you are invited to share ELT author and teacher trainer Ken Wilson's memories
of and thoughts about English language teaching.
The language of the Web is the topic of the new
word column in this issue of the magazine. In this article you can
find out more about words created for the Internet.
In the Language
Awareness column this month we start a new series on Academic
English and essay writing. In the first part you can read about what
students need to know and do before they start writing an essay.
We continue offering practical tips
on how you can use the Macmillan English Dictionary CD-ROM in your
teaching. In this issue you can find out how you can practise spelling
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