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Quantifiers are words put before nouns to show how many there are.

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Rapport in language learning refers to the relationship between the teacher and the learners.

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Rating scale

A rating scale is a scale against which a learner's performance is rated, producing a quantifiable result.

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Re-duplicatives are one of the many ways new words are made in English.

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Realia are real things that are brought to the class and used as a resource.

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Receptive skills

The receptive skills are listening and reading, because learners do not need to produce language to do these, they receive and understand it.

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Recycling is practising language that learners have seen previously.

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