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Une promenade ensoleillée: la place de l’humour et du rire dans l’enseignement des langues

Abstract : Humour and laughter are often considered as essential elements in a foreign language course, especially with non-specialists, as they are likely, on the one hand, to reduce anxiety related this type of learning and, on the other hand, to motivate indifferent, reluctant or struggling students. What really happens in the field? Class observations accompanied by questionnaires both on the immediate experience of the observed class and more general remarks highlight the key role played by teachers in the use of humour and the outbreak of laughter. A short comparison is also made with courses from other disciplines. Key words
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Nicole Décuré. Une promenade ensoleillée: la place de l’humour et du rire dans l’enseignement des langues. Etudes en didactique des langues, LAIRDIL, 2015, hUMOUR, pp.37-54. ⟨halshs-02952573⟩

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