English Advantage This is a roleplay about a company that makes defective products. Students play officers of the company, angry customers, and journalists. Objectives: Improve speaking fluencyExpress opinions, pros and cons of different ideasMake compromises and negotiate Materials Warm Up Present Simple Use Okay, now you know how to make the present simple. But how do we use it? In fact, we use this tense in several different situations: (More about the difference between the present simple and the present continuous here.) My Present Simple Video 1: First, we use the Present Simple when something is generally true:
LiyOne.: Expression Embarrassment, anger, and annoyance This is material to teaching practice seventh n' eight meeting..^::^ A. Expressing Embarrassment ESLgold.com - Explanations, Examples & Exercises - English as a Second Language free materials for teaching and study JOIN THE ESLgold COMMUNITY We will enter you into the drawing for the iPod on Dec 31st and add you to our monthly newsletter. Welcome! Skills Speaking Listening
tips for the oral test Use a variety of structures. It might be helpful to write some structures you definitely want to use and practise them a lot before the exam. If you don't practise them , they won't come naturally and you'll probably get stuck Don't enumerate, use modals, use different expressions to use opinion. The examiner really gets tired of listening to students saying I think, I think, ... all the time they want to give their opinion. Remember the examiner is looking for a range of vocabulary and structures. Elementary Reading Read the postcard that Helen has written to James. Then match the questions and answers. Write the correct letter (A-J) in each box. There are two answers you don't need. Dear James This vacation is wonderful.
101 Conversation Starters 101 Conversation Starters (Also see How to Start a Conversation) Ice Breakers Where did you grow up?Do you have any pets? Conversation Worksheets - Society The ESL worksheets and teacher's notes on this page are in PDF format. You are free to download, print and photocopy them unmodified for classroom use. Healthcare | Teacher's NotesA lesson on a universally relevant topic which will really generate discussion! Vocabulary in the form of phrasal verbs and expressions is practised in a gap-fill exercise.
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Conversation Topics In order to improve your language skills, your conversation with language partners should be as diverse as possible. This way you can acquire a broad vocabulary and learn all the different sentence structures in a language. Below you can find some suggestions for conversation topics that would guide you to achieve this. Getting acquainted ePals Global Community Project: Literature Circles Students work in small groups reading a novel and assuming various roles in the Literature Circle in order to demonstrate their understanding of the novel and share... Project: Email Exchange Students will engage in an ePals email exchange, practicing the skills of collaboration and communication while building friendships and learning about the daily lives and cultures of others around the world. Collaborative Detective Story Students will compose a collaborative narrative short story while creating international friendships and a great story to share.