Welcome our 17th Japanese subject

Monday, March 18, 2019

We’ve just added a great new Japanese sample. The subject is a 43-year-old man who was raised just east of Tokyo and has also spent many years in…

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IDEA’s Deric McNish publishes new ebook

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Congratulations to IDEA Senior Editor Deric McNish, who has just published a new ebook titled Drama in the Language Classroom: What Every ESL Teacher Needs to Know. Co-written…

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Introducing two new American subjects

Monday, March 11, 2019

Please welcome Tennessee 11 and Pennsylvania 12 to IDEA. These new subjects are courtesy of IDEA Senior Editor Deric McNish and IDEA contributor Mia Taylor.

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Welcome our 11th Massachusetts subject

Monday, March 11, 2019

We’ve just added to the archive our 11th subject from the U.S. state of Massachusetts. He’s a 70-year-old man from the Boston area. Thanks to IDEA Associate Editor…

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Thank you!

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Thanks again to all of you who support IDEA. Your dedication to the archive has taken many forms over the years, from monetary donations, to bragging about us…

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IDEA editors discuss Caribbean voices

Friday, March 1, 2019

For those of you interested in the history, culture, languages, voices, and accents of the Caribbean, we have a treat for you. In the latest episode of IDEA…

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Introducing our 105th English subject

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

We’ve just added our 105th English subject to IDEA. He’s a 29-year-old man from Surrey, in southeast England. You can listen to his self-submission and read more about…

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Welcome a new Caribbean subject

Thursday, January 31, 2019

We’ve just added our second subject from the Caribbean nation of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Thanks to IDEA Associate Editor Elizabeth Montoya-Stemann for the submission!

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Welcome new Beijing subject

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

We’ve just added a subject from Beijing, China. It’s our third sample from Beijing and our 117th from China. Thanks to Associate Editor Bryn Austin for the submission!

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Welcome three new American subjects

Friday, January 4, 2019

Thanks to IDEA Senior Editor Deric McNish and his students (Peter Florian and Mia Taylor), we now have three new American subjects: Michigan 23, Pennsylvania 11, and New…

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