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WELL-SPOKEN:  Collaboration helps ECU international students learn to better communicate with English-speaking peers

(Dec. 2, 2011)   —   Before leaving Saudi Arabia for North Carolina, Suleiman Al-khalifah practiced English by watching TV shows and movies.   

His favorites ranged from Peter Sellers’ classic comedy “Pink Panther” to the action-packed “Wanted” starring Angelina Jolie.

That type of learning, along with listening to the radio or watching TV newscasts, is encouraged by faculty in East Carolina University’s Language Academy in the Office of International Affairs. Read more...