The author is grateful to Muguette Moreau, Rita Legoux and all her formercolleagues at the CES Emile Verhaeren in Bonsecours for making the year inclasses bilingues so enjoyable. This positive experience led to a fruitfulcareer in EFL. Many thanks to the fourth-year students at Queen Mary andWestfield College University of London and at Newcastle University for theirtime chatting about their year abroad. Thanks also to all those assistantswho sent the author questionnaires during their assistantship in 2001. Yourcomments and thoughts were detailed, helpful and very instructive. Finally,special thanks to Kate Merrett whose encouragement and practical supportmade the writing of this resource book possible.The poem ‘A bad habit’ by Michael Rosen, from
You Tell Me
by RogerMcGough and Michael Rosen (Kestrel, 1979) © Michael Rosen 1979,is reproduced by kind permission of the publisher.‘Smoke-loving girl blues’ from
Get Back, Pimple!
(Puffin 1997) is reprinted bykind permission of the author, John Agard, c/o Caroline Sheldon Literary Agency.
Mark Hakansson, Andy Huggett, Jorge Relancio, Norio Suzuki, Liba Taylor
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