Meaning of “TESOL” in the English Dictionary

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"TESOL" in British English

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TESOLnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈtiː.sɒl/ us /ˈtiː.sɑːl/

abbreviation for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages; the teaching of English to people whose first language is not English, especially in an English-speaking country


(Definition of “TESOL” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"TESOL" in American English

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TESOLnoun [ U ]

us /ˈti·sɑl, -sɔl/

abbreviation for teaching English to speakers of other languages

(Definition of “TESOL” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)