TeachingEnglish

Monitoring speaking

Monitoring speaking - methodology article

As teachers I think we all accept that there is a role for correcting student speech in the language classroom.

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Sense of humour

Sense of humour - methodology article

For me, one of the most underexploited and neglected areas within language learning is humour. How many course books have a section on humour?

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Listening and elementary learners

Listening and elementary learners - listening article

This article is about making the listening experience in the classroom more similar to what we do in real life. It's about giving our students some choice in what they listen to and what they take from it.

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How to approach discursive writing

How to approach discursive writing - writing article

Since writing is primarily about organising information and communicating meaning, generating ideas is clearly going to be a crucial part of the writing process.

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Negotiated objectives

Negotiated objectives - methodology article

Many students, especially at intermediate level, express the feeling that they are not making any progress. This is because their progress is not as noticeable as it was when they started learning English.

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Presenting vocabulary

Presenting vocabulary - vocabulary article

This article looks at what needs to be taught when teaching vocabulary and ways to present and teach vocabulary.

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Intercultural learning 2

Intercultural learning 2 - methodology article

This is the second of two articles that deal with the topic of intercultural awareness and learning. The first article - Intercultural learning 1 - sets out the methodological background to this topic, and this, the second article, offers practical suggestions for the classroom.

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Intercultural learning 1

Intercultural learning 1 - methodology article

This is the first of two articles that deal with the topic of intercultural awareness and learning. This article sets out the methodological background to this topic, and the second article - Intercultural learning 2 - offers practical suggestions for the classroom.

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