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Native Americans Vs. Non-Native English Speakers

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Beth- I definitely agree with you that native English speakers have an advantage pertaining to how one uses the language in the correct context, but I also agree with you that non-native speakers may have a more objective, and deeper knowledge of American culture than native speakers do. I like your example of pronunciation that you used in your post. This is usually seen as a common advantage that many L1 (English) teachers have when compared to L2 (English) teachers (SpokenEnglishpractice, 2016). This part of the website shows the common advantages native-English speakers have over non-native English speakers. What is interesting for me to note is how the writer mentions how practicing English with a native speaker will force the student
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