a teaching method which assume children in the class who participate have a strong grasp of their mother tongue (oral language) which is then used as an associative learning tool for words and spelling patterns.

LINGUISTIC APPROACH: "Most teaching is described as taking a linguistic approach where the lesson is taught in the mother tongue."
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