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What does LAP stand for?

LAP stands for Language for Academic Purposes

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Language for Academic Purposes Conceptually, the idea of improving students' ability to use "academic English" is logical, especially when one considers that, contrary to popular beliefs, immigrant groups are ceasing to speak their native languages and shifting into English faster than ever before (Fishman, 1991; Veltman, 1983).