Teaching ESL Grammar Google + We've created this page to provide resources, lessons, and ideas on teaching grammar. You'll find loads of printable materials for classroom use. We also have a discussion forum where you can share your lesson ideas. Lessons Using Silent Video in the EFL Classroom This video is the BOMB! It is captivating, absorbing, a story par excellence but also SILENT! Yes, silent films are great for getting students to produce language — and after all is said and done, that most often is the hardest thing to do, getting the students speaking and learning language by just communicating.
What's Crackin' - the Right Rhymes (formerly used by the Crips as a means of greeting and identifying a fellow member) Usage over Time: Year,Total Examples 1995-09-26,1 1996-10-22,2 1998-03-17,4 1999-10-12,13 2000-03-21,14 2001-03-20,18 2002-04-23,23 2003-06-03,26 2004-02-10,28 2005-04-15,30 2006-02-28,35 2007-05-08,43 2008-05-28,48 2009-02-10,53 2010-01-01,57 2011-12-05,59 2012-03-01,60 2014-08-11,63 2015-12-21,63 1998-03-17 Master P “You Know I’m A Hoe“ feat. Ice Cube [The Player’s Club Soundtrack] 1998-04-28 WC “Just Clownin’“ [The Shadiest One] The shadiest nigga, what’s crackin’, who got the sack? 1998-04-28 WC “Worldwide Gunnin’“ [The Shadiest One] 1998-04-28 WC “Hog“ [The Shadiest One] Fuck these niggas, what’s crackin’?
The Auxiliary Verb Printer Fabulous! Recognize an auxiliary verb when you see one. Every sentence must have a verb. Free English Reading Comprehension Lesson Plans - Beginner Intermediate and Advanced Free English reading comprehension lesson plans for beginning, intermediate and advanced level of English learning in ESL EFL classes as well as business English classes. Each lesson provides an introduction, step by step teaching guidelines and printable student worksheets. Reading - Identifying Skill RequirementLesson helping students identify different reading types and remind them of different reading skills that they already possess in their native language ESL Reading Lesson - Using Context for Reading LiteracyLesson helping students identify different reading types and remind them of different reading skills that they already possess in their native language Using Reading Comprehension in LessonsIncorporating reading comprehension and dialogues into a lesson plan to help focus on specific grammar or subject areas. The following lesson plan is a blueprint to using these resources for your classes.
IELTS: a global test for a global language Blog Posted by British Council23 Apr 2015 Today is English Language Day – a celebration of English as a global language, organised by the United Nations (UN) to coincide with William Shakespeare’s birthday. To mark the occasion, Chris Cavey of the British Council discusses IELTS – the test that 2.2 million English learners took last year, to help them live, work or study overseas. “I’ve been working on a plan. During the exam, I’ll hide under some coats and hope that somehow everything will work out.”– Homer Simpson
How You Can Learn A New Language While Browsing The Web With Lingua.ly If I look back at my day, I spend nearly all of it browsing the Web. I pick up a lot of information on the way. A new language isn’t usually one of them. The Internet has helped to do away with the language tutor – websites like Duolingo and Busuu can easily tell you if you have an ear for new languages; and how you can develop one. But once you get the basics right, you need to keep practicing. Subjunctive The subjunctive is a special, relatively rare verb form in English. Structure of the Subjunctive The structure of the subjunctive is extremely simple. For all verbs except the past tense of be, the subjunctive is the same as the bare infinitive (infinitive without "to"): The subjunctive does not change according to person (I, you, he etc).
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