In an interview for I-Science, Dr Ruth Herd explains why detective narratives can be a particular aid for language-learning.
Science Communication student Mengmeng Tu recently interviewed Mandarin Coordinator, Dr Ruth Herd, on the topic of detective fiction and its use as a medium for language learning.
The short article was published this week in I,Science magazine and looks at the features of detective writing which can help build existing language skills.
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Ms Cleo Bowen
Centre for Languages, Culture and Communication