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January 2015


Paul Braddock
Hi everyoneHappy New Year to you all and apologies for the delay in getting the January topics up on the site! I hope you've all had a good break if you were on holiday and that 2015 is a great year....
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Rachael Roberts - Planning for pronunciation


Rachael Roberts
There’s a very amusing advert for a language school on Youtube where we see the German Coastguard picking up an emergency broadcast, ‘Mayday, mayday..we are sinking!’ The German pauses, and then asks...
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User-generated content


NinaMK
User-generated content Nina MK, Ph.D. I have been doing international projects with students of all ages and levels for about twenty years. Naturally one cannot start with a complicated project at...
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Integrating Pronunciation


NinaMK
SINK OR THINK: Integrating pronunciation Nina MK, Ph.D. The only times pronunciation flowed smoothly happened when I got beginner groups, and continued with them, using an integrated approach to...
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Doing Grammar


NinaMK
GRAMMAR! Nina MK, Ph.D. Ah, Grammar, an ever-interesting topic, one of the words which make students groan. While lots of learners indeed expect to be taught grammar, and while some of them may even...
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Laura Papi

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Hi Heath,

How does one apply to be a CELTA tutor? Which institution did you train with?...
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