Error Correction in Writing: Grammar and Vocabulary Checklist Do you think you can correct some of your own writing errors? Yes. You just need this checklist! If you have read my last posts, you may have noticed that lately, I’m kind of obsessed with writing. I wrote about connectors of contrast hereI did a collaborative writing activity hereStudents wrote about unusual traditions hereAnd here, I recommended some amazing websites to make your writing stronger
25 Most Visited Tourist Attractions 34.7K Flares34.7K Flares × The list includes the thundering falls of Niagara, it also features the harrowing water-chutes of Disneyland’s and Pirates of the Caribbean. Seven of the 25 tourist attractions are amusement parks; Disney World’s Magic Kingdom, in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, remains on top in the theme-park world. Tourists appreciate renowned art collections and sunny beaches in equal measure. Many foreign visitors are interested in seeing the natural scenic attractions like the Grand Canyon, Yosemite and Yellowstone National Parks. 1.Times Square, New York City, N.Y
Easter - Holidays The exact origins of this religious feast day’s name are unknown. Some sources claim the word Easter is derived from Eostre, a Teutonic goddess of spring and fertility. Other accounts trace Easter to the Latin term hebdomada alba, or white week, an ancient reference to Easter week and the white clothing donned by people who were baptized during that time. Through a translation error, the term later appeared as esostarum in Old High German, which eventually became Easter in English.
ELT Ireland As one of the IATEFL LAM SIG Committee members, I’m delighted to be involved in organising another conference event, this time with ELT Ireland. The them of this event is Communication from a manager’s perspective. Here is the big sell: In modern and successful English Language Teaching Organisations, effective communication plays a critical part yet it will always be one of the most difficult and complex skills that the ELT Manager needs to develop. Whether it be communicating with staff, students, line-managers, other stakeholders or the wider ELT community, managers need to develop wide-ranging skills, plan strategically and employ a variety of tools – all of which requires constant re-assessment.
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