Pronunciation Welcome to EnglishClub Pronunciation for ESL learners. If your questions about pronunciation are not answered here, feel free to ask a question at the Help Each Other With English forum. pronunciation (noun): the way in which we pronounce a wordpronounce (verb): to make the sound of a word What is Pronunciation? English is not Phonetic Always remember that English is not "phonetic". Glossary of Pronunciation TermsDefinitions of words and expressions used when talking about pronunciation Printable Phonemic Chart The symbols on this chart represent the 44 sounds used in British English speech. Interactive Phonemic Chart Click to hear each symbol and sample word. Pronouncing The AlphabetListen to how we say the letters of the alphabet; and learn how to pronounce them correctly. Improve your pronunciation on MyEC Join the Audio Speaking Group on MyEnglishClub and practise reciting our weekly podcasts. Word Stress in English with QuizThe secret key to English pronunciation! Homophones What is it?
Word Skills Board Game Words Skills is a fun game that is easy to play and can be used to review word skills such as indicating the beginning sound of a word, the ending sound of a word, middle sound of a word, rhymes, synonyms, and antonyms. It can be used as a stand alone board game or as a supplement for reviewing the 7 core phonics units at Lanternfish ESL (or any other similar phonics program). Why Word Skills? Word skills are a valuable tool for students as they set out on the road to becoming independent learners. There are three boards to download depending on whether you want to include Spelling and Past Tense squares or not.
Speaking Welcome to EnglishClub.com Speaking for ESL learners, to help you learn and practise the skill of speaking English. Speaking is the second of the four language skills, which are: 1. Listening 2. What Is Speaking? The Importance of Speaking Practice Speaking to yourself can be "dangerous" because men in white coats may come and take you away!! Improve your speaking with MyEC! Find English learners and teachers to practise speaking with on MyEnglishClub. GreetingsHow to say hello in English. "What should I call you?" Telephone EnglishIn this lesson we look at some of the words and expressions that we use for telephoning. Presentations & Public Speaking Learn how to give a presentation or speak in public in English. Speaking about the Weather Even strangers discuss the weather. Small Talk What can we say in casual conversations with strangers or colleagues we meet in the lift? Speaking vs Writing (article) Negotiating Meetings TOEFL Speaking Section (with audio examples) Talking Point Discussions
ArtisanCam - Home Kids Literacy at Super Brainy Beans Literacy explained for Pre-school, Foundation Stage, KS1 to KS2. Helping children with homework with links to free online games, worksheets, printouts and websites. Introduction to Coordinate Graphing Introduce elementary students to coordinate graphing through seasonal coloring activities. The fall Jack-O-Lantern activity requires students to use the grid code and crayons or markers to create a jack-o-lantern on a blank 9x9 grid. The use of letters on the horizontal axis and numbers on the vertical axis introduces young students to coordinate pairs without the confusion of the standard (h,v) format. Notice that it is important that elementary students become accustomed to listing the horizontal coordinate first as this will transfer to the Cartesian coordinates they will use in later grades. Download the Mathwire Jack-o-Lantern graphing activity. Download the Mathwire Mad Monster graphing activity.
The Teacher's Corner - Lesson Plans, Worksheets and Activities Recension av Phrasal Verbs Machine - Kan verbpartiklar vara roliga att lära sig? Användningsområden Att lära sig verbpartiklar tycker jag påminner lite om att lära sig propositioner eftersom dessa är svåra att lära sig på ett nytt språk för att de ofta inte följer ett speciellt mönster. Exempel på verbpartiklar på svenska är ”titta på” och ”se efter” med betoningen på det sista ordet. I ”Phrasal Verbs Machine” lär man sig verbpartiklarnas fraser med hjälp av korta animerade filmer. Appen har ett visningsläge. Appen har också ett träningsläge där det omvända sker. Det är inte alltid lätt att visa något utan tal eller skrift men jag tycker att animationerna är förvånansvärt bra och lättförståeliga. Funktioner Visningsläge och övningsläge.Snurrhjul för dina val.Ca 100 animerade filmer.Förklaringar till verbpartikelfraserna.Exempelmeningar till verbpartikelfraserna.Statistisk för dina antal försök och antal fel.Översättningshjälp till 6 språk.Bakgrundsmusik av/på.Ljudeffekter av/på. Undervisningens syfte En Utveckla en allsidig kommunikativ förmåga.
Interactive Folio: Romeo and Juliet Welcome to the Interactive Folio/Reader and Study Guide version of Romeo and Juliet created by the Canadian Adaptations of Shakespeare Project and originally released in 2007. We're pleased to announce that we've just released the new, updated version of the play as an iOS app. in collaboration with InteractiveReaders Inc. To access the Romeo+Juliet app. (compatible with the iPad, iPhone, and the iPod touch) click here or on the image below. You’ll find it to be quite simply the most interactive and sophisticated edition of Romeo and Juliet ever created: use it as a study guide and teaching tool. Read the play, read its English source texts, read critical materials on the play, explore Shakespeare's vocabulary, and experience a full range of multimedia associated with the play. Version 2 of the software will have numerous upgrades and improvements including enhanced notes and facts, improved media, and note-taking functionality. About the Interactive Folio (now Reader) and Study Guide:
Top 10 Favorite Spelling Activities of 2012 My oldest son's natural ability to remember things means spelling comes easy to him. As a result, each week, the teacher gives him (and some other students) "the challenge list." The words are just as the title implies - challenging. I've done my best to devise fun ways for him to study. No. 1 Spelling Race When the spelling words were extra hard, this activity was my go-to. No. 2 Spelling Battleship This favorite board game is a wonderful and fun way to practice spelling words. No. 3 Spelling with LEGO Minifigures Turn one of your child's favorite toys into a spelling practice incentive. No. 4 Spelling with Mr. Spell it right and Mr. No. 5 Magnetic Snowman Hangman Hangman is a great way to practice spelling. No. 6 Spelling Practice Balloon Pop This may well be the noisiest spelling practice activity ever. No. 7 Secret Message Spelling Craft a secret message, which is revealed as the child spells a short list of words correctly. No. 8 Spelling Practice with Nautical Flags
Speaking Activities On these pages you will find ideas for classsroom activities which involve speaking. (These tips are taken on this site · Find the murderer · Bingo mingle · Short projects to get them talking - Lists · Superlative questions · Summer destinations · Interview the experts · Discussion bingo · Mini-talks · Erase the dialogue · Fun discussion of controversial topics · Motivating speaking activities · Third conditional guessing game · Preposition basketball · Running dictation · Simple picture activity · ARM exercises · Doctors and patients · Nursery rhyme role-play Find the murderer Jacqueline Francois, France Speaking and listening activity Level: Intermediate or advanced Target language: Past continuous · 1. · 2. · 3. · Option (a) Tell the students they are free to invent a story why she is dead, and how, they can choose their own personalities and alibis, and decide who will be the inspector as he or she has to prepare a few questions to ask the suspects. · 4. · 5. · 6. a.
ESL Lounge: Songs for English Teaching. Free song lyrics. using songs in the esl classroom It's great to use songs in the class, if only to do something a little different. But beyond using them solely to give your students some 'light relief', there are many other ways songs can be used in ESL classrooms to consolidate what students have already learnt. Have a song to request? if you know what you're looking for Quick Jump to: We also have a separate section for children's songs. Here are some ideas for the use of songs in the ESL class: Filling in the blanks Songs are often used in this way in the ESL classroom. Listening Comprehension Instead of doing your usual listening comprehension out of the course books, do a song instead. Phonetics You can use a song with a clear rhyme pattern to do some phonetics work on particular phonemes. Strips of Paper The lyrics you will find on this site can be cut up into strips which then need to be reconstructed as the song unfolds. Vocabulary Some songs lend themselves well to vocabulary work. requests