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By Margaret Read MacDonald

Working without or with a local speaker, a storyteller can contact the minds and hearts of all listeners―even people with very little English language abilities. right here a bunch of specialist storytellers proportion a number of suggestions and strategies that support bridge the language hole; in addition to pattern tales that librarians, academics, storytellers can simply comprise into their repertoires. 4 easy suggestions for bilingual telling are explored: summarizing, line-by-line translation, tandem telling, and inserted words. additionally, members talk about such subject matters because the translator's position, utilizing tale in language guideline, proposing tellers of alternative languages, touring and giving workshops in a foreign country, and more.

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