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Charles Alderson This book series is the result of the British Council-funded project that started in 1998. Testing procedures were developed according to modern European standards, and a large number of piloted and calibrated tasks were produced according to a professional item production system. The British Council has decided to make these calibrated tasks available to a wider public in order to help teachers and students understand the levels and demands of modern European examinations, and it believes that these tasks are valuable for those who wish to take ANY modern English examination.

The series also helps teachers to understand basic testing principles and good practice. AzarGrammar.com » FEGi Talking Heads. Chinese New Year. Online quiz for elementary students - Grammar Gym. Obama. Learn English with The English Alley. Webquest: Christmas. By Luke Vyner This festive-themed webquest by Luke Vyner includes activities on the history of Christmas, Santa Claus, global celebrations and some interesting facts.

Webquest: Christmas

It is free to all onestopenglish users. Activity 1: The history of Christmas a. Read the introduction to Christmas taken from history.com Christmas is both a sacred religious holiday and a worldwide cultural and commercial phenomenon. Készüljön velünk karácsonyra! European Christmas Cakes. Career and Work - Life Skills Resources. Lesson: Career & Work Offering an opportunity to discuss some of the different life skills covered on the site, this lesson explores what life skills are necessary for different careers.

Career and Work - Life Skills Resources

Featuring an IQ and EI test, students evaluate the importance of emotional intelligence in the workplace. Download the lesson. Activities for Learners. Adventi naptár a játékos angolozáshoz - Angol Kalauz. International Linguistics Olympiad - Problems by Year. Üdvözlünk a Magyar Nyelvészeti Diákolimpia honlapján! North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad. Warmers. 10 Speaking Activities. B) Write the questions just once for each pair and give the copy to one student in the pair.

10 Speaking Activities

The student with the handout asks the questions and the other answers them. c) Print one copy for each pair and cut it in half. Each student asks their questions and answers the questions their partner asks. d) My favorite activity is called Clock speaking. Divide the questions into several sections and write a time instead of a number to each section.

E) Give each student a copy of the questions and ask them to choose 5 questions they like. F) One student answers a question from the list and the other has to guess which question was answered. g) Students work in pairs and one student asks and the other has to answer for a set time (e.g. 15 seconds). H) Students ask and answer the questions in pairs, but they can lie. I) Give each student only two questions from the set. TeachingEnglish Compendium: favourite class games. Webquest: Thanksgiving: History and traditions. By Gabrielle Jones This Thanksgiving webquest by Gabrielle Jones includes activities designed to inform students about the history of Thanksgiving, the traditions practised today, typical food associated with Thanksgiving and how other cultures celebrate harvest time.

Webquest: Thanksgiving: History and traditions

It is free to all onestopenglish users. Warmer Thanksgiving is a national holiday celebrated in the USA and Canada. Crazy Vocabulary - learn 11 new words in a rap. Scientists claim that the center for rythm is located next to the long-term memory in our brain.

Crazy Vocabulary - learn 11 new words in a rap

Knowing this, we could exploit it to the students’ benefit and teach them vocabulary through rhymes or raps. So, I tried to create the following rap to teach the students the following words: beach, prefer, rhyme, crazy, bone, railway, clothes, lots, fun, sand and shower. Fluent Land - Learning Foreign LanguagesFluent Land. Placement test for learners of English.

Placement tests are very important for students of languages.

Placement test for learners of English

First, they can serve as motivation because they show whether the students improved their knowledge. Second, they help students choose the correct course on their level. And last but not least they inform students how good their English is. However, good placement tests are very expensive and mostly printed. Teachit Languages - modern foreign languages teaching resources for the MFL classroom. British English Phonemic Chart. BBC Bitesize - GCSE English Language. The 10 Best Places to Find ELT Listening Materials – Teach them English. If, like me, you find that one of the most commonly heard requests from your learners is to provide them with additional listening materials to study with outside of class, this post is definitely for you.

The 10 Best Places to Find ELT Listening Materials – Teach them English

I’ve trawled the internet and the result of my extensive labors is the list of ten great resources you see below… enjoy! 1) Link Eng Park This site doesn’t actually produce any of its own materials, but it’s as close as an encyclopedia of all ESL online listening materials as you’re ever likely to find. If you can’t find something here for your teaching context, you almost might as well stop searching! Debates, discussion & speaking activity lessons for esl teachers: eslflow webguide.

ESL Discussions: English Conversation Questions / Debates: Speaking Lesson Activities. Dobble játékvariációk - Logopédia mindenkinek. A Dobble játékot az I. kerületi Pedagógiai Szakszolgálattól kaptam a kétnyelvűség témakörben tartott előadásomért, 2014-ben, az Európai logopédia napján.

Dobble játékvariációk - Logopédia mindenkinek

25 maps that explain the English language. By Libby Nelson on March 3, 2015 English is the language of Shakespeare and the language of Chaucer.

25 maps that explain the English language

It's spoken in dozens of countries around the world, from the United States to a tiny island named Tristan da Cunha.

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Audio Lingua - mp3 en anglais, allemand, espagnol, italien, russe, portugais, chinois et français. Webquest: St Patrick's Day: History and traditions. What is the history of St Patrick’s Day, and who was he? Find the answers in this webquest, and learn about how 17th March is celebrated around the world. On the 17th March, the whole world becomes Irish. It’s the day we celebrate St Patrick’s Day in honour of Ireland’s patron saint. British Council. How Different Cultures Understand Time. The Lewis Model. Quick lesson – Housemates.

Speaking lesson – describing people and personalities This activity has been made for a strong intermediate or upper-intermediate class. Below you will find everything you need including the worksheet, full instructions and some additional ideas. Before the lesson print and cut out the worksheet (click here to download). Language in pictures from Macmillan Dictionary. Are you looking for a new way to learn or teach vocabulary? Our monthly series of infographics can be used to consolidate vocabulary in a more visual way. Each infographic is based on a theme – from the universal theme of love and relationships through hairstyles to special events such as World Book Day, Easter and Earth Day.

Keep an eye on this page for more infographics … coming soon! 33 ways to speak better English. If you’re reading this, I imagine you want to speak better English and communicate in a more confident and competent way. When we communicate effectively we are able to express our ideas and opinions, share experiences, and build relationships with others. When we struggle to express ourselves, we feel unvalued and insecure. As human beings, we want to participate in group discussions and have an impact on the society around us. In the modern world, we communicate across borders. English is the closest thing we have to an international language. Christmas lesson plans for ESL/ELT Teachers: eslflow webguide.

Online-Advent Calendar American Dyslexa Association.

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Filmenglish. Grammar. 100PCBE - 100PercentBusinessEnglish. ESOL Courses - Free English Lessons Online. Idioms. Unless you’ve been living in a separate galaxy in the last few weeks, you will have noticed that many people, including English Language Trainers, have been preparing for Halloween. WebQuest.Org: Home. Nursery Rhymes lyrics, origins and history. WELCOME TO THE WEBSITE FOR THE EUROPEAN LANGUAGE PORTFOLIO. Pronunciation. ESL discussion material based on TED talks.

Interesting Things for ESL/EFL Students (Fun English Study) History of the English Language (1943) Adatok böngészése - szasza. Prepositions of Place: at, in, on. The Great Language Game. Good-to-Go Projects for 2014. Image credit: iStockphoto. Upcoming Pronunciation Presentation.

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Communication. Input. Vocab. Offline. Help to say: Learn English and other languages together. Autoenglish.org.