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Competitions in Teaching Turkish as a Foreign Language

Learning methods vary from individual to individual and these methods help them learn faster and easier and gain more permanent knowledge. In particular, methods that emphasize motivation make them eager to learn and keep their mind open. Competitions, festivals and carnivals held in various fields can influence an individual to work harder and focus on their field. Events in which individuals are rewarded can contribute enhancing their interest in their field. Such organizations in the area of languages is well worth the attention in our globalising world. Individuals take part in these events to show the language they are learning and compete using their knowledge of the language. Keywords- Foreign language, Turkish language, teaching, competitions .