Verb Cards A: ask, add, answer, arrrive B: blow, break, brush, bake, buy, bring, build, borrow, bathe, bite C:color, care, carry, chase, clean, catch, cut, crawl, clap, climb, comb, cry, close, cross, count, cook, cough, collect, choose, change Breaking News English ESL Lesson Plan on Star Wars LISTENING - Guess the answers. Listen to check. LISTENING – Listen and fill in the gaps The new Star Wars movie will (1) ___________________ cinemas until December, but it is already attracting huge interest online. Pre-sales tickets for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' (2) ___________________ yesterday and broke all ticket records.
Day 9 of my Grammarly Christmas: fun and motivating grammar activities for beginner classes Welcome back to my ‘12 Grammarly Days of Christmas.’ For twelve days in the month of December I’m posting either an infographic highlighting the rules that govern the ways we use a certain grammatical point, ideas to help those of us who get confused by said grammar point, and sometimes maybe even a few activities thrown in for good measure. Today is now the ninth day of my Christmas marathon which means I’m moving slowly but surely towards the end of my blogging marathon! Grammar exercises are a fundamental ingredient of many language lessons, but can become a bit of a drag for both us and our learners if we’re not careful. However, grammar need not necessarily become a dry and tedious affair. If we can make grammar exercises as learner-focused and interactive as possible, we can keep them interesting, enjoyable and, most importantly, effective.
ESL Grammar Worksheets Nouns ESL Grammar Worksheets: List of 100 Common Nouns ESL Grammar Worksheets: Nouns (1) - an introduction to Nouns (people, places, and things) English Lesson on Malcolm X Advertisements Advertisements Malcolm X, a.k.a. Day 8 of my Grammarly Christmas: demonstrative adjectives and pronouns A very warm welcome back to my ‘12 Grammarly Days of Christmas.’ To bring you up to speed if you haven’t been frequenting the blog recently, every day for twelve days I’m posting an infographic highlighting the rules that govern the ways we use a certain grammatical point, along with ideas to help those of us who get confused by said grammar point, and maybe even a few activities thrown in for good measure. Today is now the eighth day of my Christmas marathon which means I’m well and truly on the downward slope and can see light at the end of the tunnel! Let’s continue with another old classic, demonstratives… This, That, These, Those are called demonstratives and they are used to show the relative distance between the speaker and the noun. It seems simple, but these words can cause a lot of bother to language learners.
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Ask the English Teacher: Fish or Fishes? Marsha asks:Please tell me the plural of fish. In the dictionary it says plural is fish or fishes. When I look in the encyclopedia they use the term fishes a lot. Irregular Past Tense ESL Grammar Jeopardy Quiz Game Practice Irregular Past Tense using this ESL Jeopardy game.This game is also excellent for classroom teaching. Teachers can engage students in a classroom vocabulary review for elementary ESL, EFL Learners. It can be used to energize a dull class, to review work that was done or simply as a reward for good classroom work. Day 5 of my Grammarly Christmas: prepositions of time Those of you who dropped by yesterday will already know that I’m embarking on ‘The 12 Grammarly Days of Christmas’. Every day for twelve days, I’ll be posting an infographic highlighting the rules that govern the ways we use a certain grammatical point, along with ideas to help those of us who get confused by said grammar point, and maybe even a few activities thrown in for good measure. Today is now the fifth day of my Christmas posting extravaganza; I’m nearly half way there and I’m feeling steadily more confident I can do it! Let’s continue with an old classic, by looking at prepositions of time…
Free Teaching Resources - NSW AMES Fire safety, Calling an ambulance, Beach safety and Understanding good health are designed to integrate safety and emergency training into ESL language programs. The activities in these resources are aligned to the learning outcomes in the Certificates in Spoken and Written English These four resources are FREE for teachers and students to use. All resources can be downloaded by clicking on the below links. Copies can be made but no changes must be made to the content.