Take Two for November 4, 2013

English language learners demand slang; teachers try to keep up

Slang Class

Josie Huang/KPCC

Jiu Hua Zhang, a 23-year-old student from China, chats with fellow English language learner Donald Chung, 28, of Taiwan.

Even with English instruction starting as early as pre-school in some countries, thousands of foreign students still come to the US hoping to master a more natural speaking style. 

KPCC's Josie Huang finds out how teachers keep up with the latest slang.


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