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'''ESL''' is the [[abbreviation]] for '''E'''nglish as a '''S'''econd '''L'''anguage.
 
'''ESL''' is the [[abbreviation]] for '''E'''nglish as a '''S'''econd '''L'''anguage.
  
It generally refers to the sort of language learning needed by immigrants to an [[English]]-speaking country, and which helps their assimilation into that society.   
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It generally refers to the sort of [[language learning]] needed by immigrants to an [[English]]-speaking country, and which helps their assimilation into that society.   
  
 
The practice of ''teaching'' ESL is called '''TESL''' - the '''T'''eaching of '''E'''nglish as a '''S'''econd '''L'''anguage.
 
The practice of ''teaching'' ESL is called '''TESL''' - the '''T'''eaching of '''E'''nglish as a '''S'''econd '''L'''anguage.

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ESL is the abbreviation for English as a Second Language.

It generally refers to the sort of language learning needed by immigrants to an English-speaking country, and which helps their assimilation into that society.

The practice of teaching ESL is called TESL - the Teaching of English as a Second Language.

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