One of the important goals of EIL

It is suggested that in EIL (English as an International Language) classrooms, one of the important goals is to develop awareness of and sensitivity toward differences – in forms, uses, and users – and learn to respect (or at least tolerate) those differences. EIL teaching materials must support and promote this.

Aya Matsuda in Lubna Alsagoff, et. al (2002: p. 170)

 

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