Games with Flashcards Hello everybody :) I thought I ´d open up a little post about games. I often have parents or other teachers come to me asking me what to do with flashcards (except for showing them to the kids). ESL EFL Teaching Activities, Worksheets, Lessons These fun grammar activities, games and worksheets help you to teach your students comparatives. You will also find engaging resources to teach comparative adjectives, sentence structure and common comparative expressions. This impressive set of ESL grammar activities, worksheets and games helps your students to learn superlatives. There are also resources to help students practice superlative adjectives, sentence structure and questions that contain superlative forms.
Games & Activities for the ESL/EFL Classroom - Page 1 Page 1 (The Oldest Submissions) Return to iteslj.org/games. Flip a Card Level: Any Level The Best Music Websites For Learning English Check out my New York Times post for English Language Learners focuses on using music for language development and includes a student interactive, video, and teaching ideas. I use music a lot in my teaching of English Language Learners. I thought people might find it helpful to see which sites I believe to be the best out there to help teach English — Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced — through music.
Language In Use It is great to show and offer students many examples of English language in use. Meaning, students appreciate that there are many ways to say the same thing and like to see the "nuance" of the English language. Here are some images showing different ways / expressions to communicate a similar thing. Might be handy. Also, view as a slideshow or you can purchase and edit in ppt. If interested in this kind of approach, you might be interested in my ebook "Get TALKing" which has 28 lessons all based around language chunks.
ESL Vocabulary Advanced Vocab List 7 - includes the words: extend, authentic, intended to, immoral, originate, latter, adversely, solely, commence, modify, expedite, consume, duplicate, procedure, troops, invade, compromise, concept, humid, isolated, unconventional, ambition, entrepreneur, qualifications, lucrative, distribution, persistent, motivation, incapable of Advanced Vocab List 8 - includes the words: in the event of, extracurricular, resourceful, hindsight, adapt, potent, insecure, thoroughly, indefinitely, stability, enforce, chant, inhabitant, ritual, taboo, dispel, redundant, contribute, expand, reassure, essential, hazardous, indicate, delicate, quadruple, attention span, jeopardize, significance, vital, underway Advanced Vocab List 9 - includes the words: crew, spontaneous, precise(ly), adequate(ly), summit, altitude, bold, convey, conquer, ailment, improvisation, obituary, frostbite, diarrhead, conventional, stands for, ascend, ascent, descend, descent
Speaklanguages.com This site contains a wide range of materials to help you learn English. Pick up some basic phrases, expand your vocabulary, or find a language partner to practise with. PhrasesEnglish phrases sorted into useful everyday topics. VocabularyEnglish vocabulary divided into themed lists. Language partnersFind someone to practise your English with. About these resources Find the gap - increasing speaking in class This article looks at how the notion of a gap between speakers can be used to provide a reason for communication. Finding ways to create gaps between students, gaps which need closing, creates speaking opportunities and prompts the creation of new activities. What is a gap? Types of gap Increasing student talking time Conclusion What is a gap? In this context, gap may be taken to mean difference.
Thought Questions: A question that makes you think is worth asking… Chestnut ESL/EFL Thought Questions: A question that makes you think is worth asking… ‘At the cusp of a new day, week, month, or year, most of us take a little time to reflect on our lives by looking back over the past and ahead into the future. We ponder the successes, failures and standout events that are slowly scripting our life’s story. Describing photos (comparing, contrasting and speculating) You are going to practise language for; Describing photosComparing and contrasting photos (discussing similarities and differences)Speculating on what might be happeningReacting to photos (giving opinions) Discuss Look at the presentation. Follow the instructions and talk about some of the photos