Question Words English Grammar Game - Juegos de Preguntas en inglés This English grammar game is to help you learn about when to use Question Words. Complete the sentence with the appropriate Question word (Who, when, why... etc.) If you would like to try another game about this grammatical structure, visit this one: Question Words 2. If you would like to read some Grammar Notes about Questions Words and when to use them, visit this page: Question Words. NEW: Download our free Question Words Worksheet (in PDF). You can check the answers to this worksheet here: Answers to the Question Words Worksheet. British Slang If you’re planning on visiting London in the future, you might just want to familiarise yourself with some British Slang expressions that are very commonly used by the British. They will be very useful particularly if you’re likely to be socialising with Londoners. 1. “Mind The Gap” This famous expression is always used on trains and the London Underground (Tube).
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.
Free Graphic Organizers for Teaching Writing Introduction As you know, free graphic organizers are readily available on the Internet. However, access to quality organizers often requires either a monthly or an annual fee. Here you will find, what I think, are quality organizers WITHOUT monthly or annual fees. I dug into my own archives that I've accumulated over my 33 year career in search of organizers that focus on writing.
How in questions The word “HOW” is one of the most productive words in English. It helps us create meaningful questions and sentences. The word “HOW” combines with many other words to create these questions. In this post I try to introduce the basic phrases “How much”, “How many”, “How often”, “How well”, “How long”, “How far” and “How old”. How in questions – mindmap
Talk2Me English : The world's 'English Mania' TED talk by Jay Walker: High intermediate video lesson Why are so many people trying to learn English? Is it mania or is it a necessity? Is the world obsessed with learning to speak English? Vocabulary:
16 Websites to Teach and Learn Vocabulary There are now several web tools that are really great in teaching vocabulary and that you can use with your students in the classroom. We have curated a list a list of some of the best web tools to teach vocabulary. Check them down below. 1- Vocabulary.com This is a website that will hep students master the vocabulary essential to their academic success. 2- BBC Learning English Printable Graphic Organizers for Teachers, Grades K-12 Highlights Halloween Happy Halloween! Students love this fall holiday; take advantage of it! How much or How many? The post on countability has been the seventh most viewed post at our site. More nearly 95,000 people have seen it and hopefully used it. While the post is great for intermediate students of English, it is very theoretical. This post aims to be more practical and for a bit lower level of students.
The Rule of Three in English language teaching Throughout human history, the number three has been seen as something magical. Stories have a beginning, a middle and an endPresentations and essays have an introduction, the main body, and a conclusion.Even humour uses the rule of three structure: I’ve met a woman. She’s beautiful, she’s intelligent and her name is James. (Sorry for the terrible joke). After thinking some more about the rule of three, I realised that it also applies to many elements of teaching and learning languages. The First Thanksgiving: Myth or Fact The First Thanksgiving. We all know the story, right? We heard it in school, when we were kids. 10 English jokes to make learning English fun. Laughter is the best medicine Jokes are an essential part of any language and culture and are a great way of understanding the target language through the play on words and a culture’s sense of humour. The English Language is filled with witty, clever jokes that illustrate the play on words such as homophones, double entendre and puns like this: Did you hear about the guy whose whole left side was cut off?
Questions with WHAT for learners of English Our most popular post is about questions with HOW. There is another post on all the WH question words. In this post I would like to deal with the questions starting with the word WHAT. To help you with this grammar there is a mind map and two games. Questions with the word WHAT – mind map