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  • Ahmed, Sabreena; Abu Sadat Nurullah and Subarna Sarkar (2010) The Use of SMS and Language
    Transformation in Bangladesh, Spectrum, Vol. 6 and 7, pp. 107-139.
  • Akbar, Shyamoli; Uttam Kumar Dhar; and Goutam Roy (2008) My Language Sadri (in Sadri); Rajshahi,
    Bangladesh: Action Research on Literacy & Curriculum Development in Mother Tongue for Oraon
    Community of Northwest Bangladesh-ARP, ASHARI.
  • Begum, S. and Md. Hasanuzzaman (2009) Computer vision-based Bangladeshi sign language
    recognition system; ICCIT 2009 - Proceedings of 2009 12th International Conference on Computer and
    Information Technology, pp. 414-419.
  • Crawley, W. (2010) Bangladesh, 1971, and the BBC South Asian language services: Perceptions of a
    conflict; South Asian Diaspora, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 73-93.
  • Goulah, J. (2010) Conceptualizing environmental refugees in education: A transformative language-
    learning framework; Diaspora, Indigenous, and Minority Education, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 192-207.
  • Hamadani, Jena D.; Baker-Henningham, Helen; Tofail, Fahmida; Mehrin, Fardina; Huda, Syed N.;
    Grantham-McGregor, Sally M. (2010) Validity and reliability of mothers' reports of language
    development in 1-year-old children in a large-scale survey in Bangladesh; Food & Nutrition Bulletin,
    Vol. 31, Supplement 2 (June), pp. 198-206.
  • Hamid, M. O. (2010) Fieldwork for language education research in rural Bangladesh: Ethical issues
    and dilemmas; International Journal of Research and Method in Education, Vol. 33, No. 3, pp. 259-271.
  • Hamid, M. O. and R. B. Baldauf (2011) English and socio-economic disadvantage: Learner voices
    from rural Bangladesh; Language Learning Journal, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 201-217.
  • Hamid, O. M. (2010) Globalisation, English for everyone and English teacher capacity: Language
    policy discourses and realities in Bangladesh; Current Issues in Language Planning, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp.
  • Howlader, Mohammad Rasel (2010) Teaching English Pronunciation in Countries where English is a
    Second Language: Bangladesh Perspective; ASA University Review, Vol. 4, No. 2 (July-December).
  • Hyder, Sayeed (2011) The Great Language Movement, Dhaka, Bangladesh: Rahelee Zinnat Shoma.
  • Khan, S. U. D.  (2010) Bengali (Bangladeshi Standard), Journal of the International Phonetic
    Association, Vol. 40, No. 2, pp. 221-225.
  • Nayla, Samina Akter (2009) English Language Teaching at Undergraduate Level in the Private
    Universities in Bangladesh; ASA University Review, Vol. 3, No. 1 (January-June).
  • Rahman, T. (2010) A multilingual language-in-education policy for indigenous minorities in
    Bangladesh: Challenges and possibilities; Current Issues in Language Planning, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 37-
  • Saha, Kuntal K.; Fahmida Tofail; Edward A. Frongillo; Fardina Mehrin; Shams E. Arifeen; Lars Å.
    Persson; Kathleen M. Rasmussen; and Jena D. Hamadani (2009) Household food security is
    associated with early childhood language development in rural Bangladesh; FASEB Journal (The,
    Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology), Vol. 23, No. 336.2.
  • Saha, Kuntal K.; Fahmida Tofail; Edward A. Frongillo; K. M. Rasmussen; S. E. Arifeen; L. A. Persson;
    S. N. Huda; and J. D. Hamadani (2010) Household food security is associated with early childhood
    language development: results from a longitudinal study in rural Bangladesh; Child: Care, Health and
    Development, Vol. 36, No. 3 (May), pp. 309-316.
  • Walsh, C. S.; Shrestha, P.; Hedges, C. (2011) Leveraging low-cost mobile technologies in
    Bangladesh: A case study of innovative practices for teacher professional development and
    communicative English language teaching; Communications in Computer and Information Science,
    Vol. 177, pp. 152-166.
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