double talk


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Many teachers use double talk during their general discussions and explanations, but do not capitalise effectively on the opportunities it provides to support EAL students.
Double Talk assumes a dyadic structure, alternating between Violet, whose tale is told in the third person, and Brian, her ex-husband, told in the first.
Double talk is the affirmation of two contradictory positions.
Knowing how good Members of Parliament are at double talk, take this as a warning.
I MUST congratulate you on Sue Scott's report on the outcome of the discussions with Lord Mandelson on the future of Corus and Ray Mallon for being the only one of our supposed top negotiators to see through the spin and double talk which is so typical of this Government and for being brave enough to expose it.
"They are using double talk," Boim said, also criticizing the Palestinians for backing calls for commercial and academic boycotts against the Jewish state.
It quoted from the diary of Henry Morgenthau Jr., the wartime US secretary of the treasury, who described London's alleged indifference to the plight of the Jews as "a Satanic combination of British chill and diplomatic double talk, cold and correct and adding up to a sentence of death".
Travis' current tour with the Double Talk Quartet takes in Greece and France as well as numerous venues in the UK.
SHINZO ABE'S DOUBLE TALK (The Washington Post, Washington)
Mis-education in schools; beyond the slogans and double talk.
As Cohen sees it, the elements the Israeli and Iranian nuclear programs have in common are secrecy, concealment, ambiguity, double talk and denial.
For Jo Leinen, Barroso has to stop his "double talk" of saying one day he is fully committed to the Constitutional Treaty and the next that the Treaty is dead and has to be replaced.