Great acronym debate
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The great acronym debate is an ongoing debate surrounding the best acronyms to use to describe the teaching of English to non-native speakers.
|EFL||English as a foreign language||English is not always a foreign language.|
|ESL||English as a second language||English is not always a second language; it could be someone's 3rd or 4th...|
|EAL||English as an additional language.|
|ESOL||English as a second or other language|