Definition of Jespersen, Otto in English:

Jespersen, Otto

Pronunciation /ˈyespərsən//ˈjespərsən/

proper noun

  • (1860–1943), Danish philologist, grammarian, and educationist; full name Jens Otto Harry Jespersen. He promoted the use of the “direct method” in language teaching. Notable works: "How to Teach a Foreign Language" (1904) and "Modern English Grammar" (1909–49)

Pronunciation

Jespersen, Otto

/ˈyespərsən//ˈjespərsən/