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L2   Second or non-native language....  
Labor Force   Individuals employed as civilians, unemployed, or in the armed services during the survey week. The "civilian labor force" is composed of all civilians...  
Language Acquisition   Language Acquisition is the process of acquiring a first or second language. Some linguists distinguish between language acquisition and 'language learning'...  
Language Experience Approach (LEA)  The language experience approach is a whole language approach that promotes reading and writing through the use of personal experiences and oral language...  
Laubach Literacy   Laubach Literacy is a nonprofit, educational corporation that oversees a worldwide network of adult literacy programs and supports research and development...  
Learner Persistence   Adults staying in programs for as long as they can, engaging in self-directed study or distance education when they must stop attending program services,...  
Learner Web   The Learner Web is a learning support system for adults who want to accomplish specific learning objectives or goals such as earning a GED, improving...  
Learning Contracts Teaching Method   A learning contract is a formal agreement written by a learner which details what will be learned, how the learning will be accomplished, the period of...  
Learning Disability (LD)  A severe difficulty in learning to read, write, or compute. Those with learning disability have a significant discrepancy between what is expected of...  
Learning Objectives   Learning objectives summarize the knowledge, skills, and abilities that students will be expected to achieve. A learning objective answers the question,...  
Learning Styles   While each of us learns differently, we can categorize an individual's strength and weaknesses for a number of different factors which affect the way...  
Lecture Teaching Method   A lecture is a carefully prepared oral presentation of a particular subject by a highly qualified individual. Lecturing is informative speaking. When...  
Letter Knowledge   Letter knowledge is the ability to identify letters of the alphabet....  
Letter Recognition   Letter recognition is the ablility to identify a letter by naming it or finding it in a group of letters....  
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