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10 Funny English Expressions & Their Literal Meanings – Bored Teachers. Ever think about the literal meaning of some of the English expressions we use every day?

10 Funny English Expressions & Their Literal Meanings – Bored Teachers

Check out these awesome illustrations by artist Roisin Hahessy, who came up with the idea while teaching English as a foreign language in Brazil! 1. ...and "bob's your uncle! " 2. That test was a "piece o' cake! " 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. All images via Check out more of this artist's work at her website: Rosha Illustration! ESL Speaking Murder Mystery Game.

Learn English with a Murder Mystery This is a 15 to 20 minute group work fluency exercise.

ESL Speaking Murder Mystery Game

Each person is one character. There are 12 characters in the game. If you have a large class, consider splitting the class into smaller groups. If you have fewer than 12 students the first 8 characters are essential for the game. Print enough character cards for the students in your class. The United Kingdom - Teach English Step By Step. Kimstudies - Home.

Reading comprehension. Grammar rules and activities. Conversation starters. Tematisk engelskundervisning. Short Stories and Classic Literature. Halloween 7-9. Warm up It’s The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown (2:24) Intro to the well-known cartoon (yr 1-6)Halloween Song Vocabulary Halloween vocabulary.

Halloween 7-9

A list of words with English definitions (yr 7-8)Studyladder Downloadable crossword and wordsearch puzzles (yr 7-8)Worksheets Several worksheets: reading, listening and vocabulary (yr 7-9)10 Idioms with a Halloween Theme Have your students come up with situations when one could say one of these Lesson Plans The Nightmare Hotel Practise pronunciation and intonation while reading, rapping or singing this epic poem (yr 7-9)English Lesson Plan on Halloween A reading / listening activity with many vocabulary activities (yr 7-8)Halloween Horror Story A story of a pumpkin followed by a lesson plan (yr 7-8)Vampires: Folklore, fantasy and fact (6:56) A TEDEd programme with questions and discussion. Reading Listening History of Halloween Listening Quiz with both printable and interactive questions. Watching Speaking. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 5 Great YouTube Channels for Learning English.

September 2 , 2015 Youtube is undoubtedly a great source of educational content to use in class with your students.

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 5 Great YouTube Channels for Learning English

It also hosts tons of channels that provide instructional tutorials specifically tailored for different learning needs and styles. We have already reviewed some of these channels in previous posts and today we are sharing with you some of our favourite YouTube channels for learning English. You can use them with your ELL/ESL/EFL students to enhance their grasp of English in different areas: speaking, writing, listening , vocabulary, and grammar. Apotekarens bild på vad som händer i kroppen om du dricker en burk Coca Cola sprids som en löpeld. Apotekbloggaren The Renegade Pharmacist har tagit reda på vad som händer i kroppen om man dricker en burk Coca Cola.

Apotekarens bild på vad som händer i kroppen om du dricker en burk Coca Cola sprids som en löpeld.

Resultatet är skrämmande. Den här bilden publicerade apotekaren på sin blogg med tillhörande text och förklaring på vad som händer i kroppen den närmsta timmen efter att ha druckit 33 cl Coca Cola. Nu sprider sig blogginlägget av tusentals på sociala medier. Och Aspergerförbundet - Uppleva annorlunda. Listen A Minute: Easier English Listening and Activities. BBC Learning English. "ESL English as a Second Language Listening and Reading Audiobooks".

Arch of Triumph by Erich Maria Remarque It is 1939.

"ESL English as a Second Language Listening and Reading Audiobooks"

Despite a law banning him from performing surgery, Ravic —a German doctor and refugee living in Paris— has been treating some of the city’s most elite citizens. Forbidden to return to his own country, and dodging the everyday dangers of jail and deportation, Ravic manages to hang on —all the while searching for the Nazi who tortured him back in Germany. And though he’s given up on the possibility of love, life has a curious way of taking a turn toward the romantic. Paris - synonymous with elegance, good food, and love - is described so beautifully in the eyes of Ravic that by the middle of the book you could swear that you've been to Paris. English Listening Level Test - How well do you understand English? Which English exam is right for you? Valentine's Day - Facts, Origin, Meaning & Videos - Teach 9 irregular verbs in one lesson.

It is much more memorable to teach or learn irregular verbs in a story.

Teach 9 irregular verbs in one lesson

The verbs, especially their meaning, are easier to remember and retrieve from memory. Moreover, teaching verbs in a story is fun. In this post there are several activities: a mind map, a worksheet, an MP3 drill and an interactive quiz. These activities will make the teaching and learning enjoyable and fun. ADVERT: Irregular verbs – infographics Here is the picture of the story: Print version of the story and tasks:past simple story_fishing full Here, you can print out the mind map with all the irregular verbs. Once you think that you know the verbs you can try out the following interactive quiz.

MP3 drill Listen say the word that belongs there instead of the beep. Irregular verbs – mp3 drill. Merry Christmas Mr Bean. Teacher's note; The activities in the worksheet at the bottom of this post are based on the full episode available on DVD or on cannot be embedded here).

Merry Christmas Mr Bean

This post contains some exercises based on the embeddable youtube clips. The answers are in the worksheet. DVD availablehere Mr Bean celebrates the traditional British Christmas: the baubles, the crackers, the nativity scene, the carols, the presents, the turkey and the mistletoe... they are all here.