A Terminological Approach To Making a Bilingual French-Lingala Dictionary For Congolese Primary Schools

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In Kinshasa schools, the lack of teaching aids such as schoolbooks and dictionaries featuring Lingala is a great hurdle for teachers who strive to make full use of this language in the classroom. Dictionaries explaining French terms (language of instruction) in Lingala (language of daily communication) are therefore sorely needed, in the form of tools conceived to help teachers and students understand better, in Lingala, Continuer la lecture de A Terminological Approach To Making a Bilingual French-Lingala Dictionary For Congolese Primary Schools

The Making of Lingala Corpus: An Under-resourced Language and the Internet :

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Analyse de la diglossie français-lingála dans les écoles de Kinshasa

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A qualitative study encompassing sociolinguistics and didactics, our research aims to describe and interpret the situation of diglossia in primary and secondary schools, as well as in universities in the city of Kinshasa. We investigated the role of diglossia in teaching strategies where French is the written language (course notes) and Lingála is the oral language…

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The Use of Lingála in the Teaching of Chemistry in DR Congo: A Socio-terminological Approach

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Our research focuses on the use of Lingála as a vehicular language for the teaching of chemistry in the city of Kinshasa, the capital of DR Congo. Lingála, one of the four national languages (i.e., Kikongo, Kiswahili, Lingála, and Cilubà) of Congo, is the most Continuer la lecture de The Use of Lingála in the Teaching of Chemistry in DR Congo: A Socio-terminological Approach

Le dictionnaire de chimie en lingála pour les élèves de Kinshasa

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Pour réaliser un dictionnaire spécialisé dans une langue bien documentée, le lexicographe dépouille les documents disponibles, il en extrait des termes candidats et, éventuellement, leurs définitions et des exemples Continuer la lecture de Le dictionnaire de chimie en lingála pour les élèves de Kinshasa