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Window on Britain An introduction to Britain. Unit 8 - Dublin, Trinity College. Mostly True Stories: Urban Legends Revealed - Fast Food Resurant Rodent. Visit Dublin - Top 10 places to see in the city. GRAMMAR: How to use comparatives and superlatives. Coffee personality: ESL/EFL Lesson Plan and Worksheet. Longevity: ESL/EFL Lesson Plan and Worksheet. A few discussion activities for English language students. What discussion activities work in class?

A few discussion activities for English language students

Tekhnologic, winner of the British Council’s Teaching English blog award for a post on setting discussion goals, shares a few ideas. A discussion can bring out your students’ interests and motivate them; it’s a chance for them to talk about the things they really care about. Giving and justifying opinions in English can also bring students a sense of accomplishment, as they are using the language to express complex ideas. Discussion activities encourage critical thinking, and are therefore excellent preparation for speaking tests, such as IELTS or TOEFL, which partly examine the ability to express and justify opinions in English. Perhaps most importantly, discussion activities can be great fun for students.

Preparing for discussion classes The first thing you need to be aware of is the language ability of your students and how much they know about the topic under discussion. Be careful with topics that may lead to embarrassment or offense. Jokes in English for the ESL/EFL Classroom - Long Jokes. Teachers often use jokes in the ESL/EFL classroom to teach culture, grammar and vocabulary.

Jokes in English for the ESL/EFL Classroom - Long Jokes

If you know a joke that works well with ESL/EFL students, please submit the joke. Home | Articles | Lessons | Techniques | Questions | Games | Jokes | Things for Teachers | Links | Activities for ESL Students Newest Jokes | Short Jokes | Riddles | Puns | Long Jokes | Misuse of English (This is guaranteed laughs in the Chinese classroom. It was originally a bit in a Pink Panther movie). A man walks into a shop and sees a cute little dog. There were three restauraunts on the same block.

Comparatives/ superlatives exercises. English Grammar Tenses. PREPOSITIONS OF PLACE. Comparative Adjectives. Comparatives and Superlatives. The comparison of adjectives. COMPARATIVE OR SUPERLATIVE? Comparative or superlative. Comparing things (1) COMPARATIVE, SUPERLATIVE OR EQUALITY? The comparison of adjectives with more and most. Than - exercises - adjectives. Comparatives. Home Comparatives Poor Okay Good Great Awesome Average: 3.4 (10 votes) Tue, 10/13/2009 - 00:13 — Chris McCarthy Now it's time to practice comparatives!


Lesson by Caroline Devan, a teacher at EC Cape Town English language school Link: Superlatives Quiz 1. Bookmark/Search this post with: Login or register to post comments Comments Tue, 10/13/2009 - 07:47 — ynastia Comparatives Such a funny activity!!! Tue, 10/13/2009 - 10:40 — bayan2 Hm-m-m, I take your point, Hm-m-m, I take your point, but that's not the way I see it. Wed, 10/14/2009 - 10:26 — vikki Thanks I forgot using compratives. Comparison of Adjectives. 1.

Comparison of Adjectives

Apples are than chips. (healthy) 2. Elephants are (big) than bears. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Jazykové testy a doplňovačky. English Exercises. Comparison of Adjectives. Comparison of Adjectives. Comparative Adjectives. Basic English Grammar: What is an auxiliary verb? Learn English with 5 Jokes. Word Order / Position of Adverbs - English Lesson (Part 2) Word order in statements with expressions of place and time. Adverbs of frequency.

Position of adverbs of frequency. Comparatifs 1. The Present tense - statements. A, AN, THE - Articles in English. English Grammar - Superlative Adjectives (most, best, etc.) Prepositions Made Easy: In, On, and At (with Video!) Are prepositions really so difficult?

Prepositions Made Easy: In, On, and At (with Video!)

What if I told you that IN JUST 5 MINUTES I could help you solve some of your most confusing preposition problems? English learners everywhere are confused about prepositions, and English learners every always say it’s one of their biggest difficulties. But with the right strategies, prepositions DO NOT need to be so complicated. If you take a few minutes to learn a few tricks, and visualize the problem in a new way, your experience learning prepositions will be a lot easier. This is gonna be fun! Practice with a FREE Copy of Prepositions Exercises Today, we’re going to explore how the prepositions AT, ON, and IN are used with TIME and PLACE, and use a formula that works in around 90% of cases. Given the fact that most people are visual learners, and most prepositions are best taught in a visual way, we’ll also use graphic organizers and a video lesson to teach this.

Watch A Video Lesson on This Direct Link to Youtube The Inverted Pyramid. English Sentence Structure (simple, complex, and compound).avi. Comparatives/ superlatives exercises. English Grammar Lesson: Past Simple. English Grammar Lesson: Definite and indefinite articles. English Grammar Lesson: Prepositions of time. English Grammar Lesson: Present continuous / Inglés Lección: presente continuo. English Grammar Lesson: Using the Present Simple tense.