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Free English Listening Comprehension and Speaking exercises

Free English Listening Comprehension and Speaking exercises
Home OSAChome 1.Reference 2.Lang.Activities 3.Tests 4. Media 5.Vlibraries 6.TESOL 7.Elearning & OnlineCourseDesign 8.Lang.testing 9.Open & Distance Learning 10.Webtools 2. LANGUAGE ACTIVITIES: a) LISTENING & SPEAKING Please note: For many activities you can use Windows media player (free with Windows). You may need to download RealPlayer or an equivalent to receive the sound for some sites - don't worry, the sites will tell you if you need this. For ReadPlease - free text to speech software, or for Yahoo Messenger, please go to WebTools and scroll down.

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339: Break-Up Ira Glass Act One, Dr. Phil. When one of our regular contributors, Starlee Kine, was in the middle of getting over a breakup, she tried to feel better in a way that few people ever try, and that maybe even she shouldn't have. Listening: A Tour of London Tower Bridge, London (Copyright: Getty) When you visit a city for the first time, a good way to explore it is to go on an organised sightseeing tour. The tour will give you an overview of what there is to see and also provide you with some historical background. A popular way of seeing London is to go in one of the red double deck buses. Discussion topics for English language learners Prepare for Discussion 28 topics-- for the Higher Intermediate & Advanced levels----START 01 Alternative Beliefs 02 Animal Welfare 03 The Arts 04 Crime & Punishment

Standardized Tests 14 September, 2014 Photo Credit: Alberto G., via Flickr Voice 1 Welcome to Spotlight. I’m Ryan Geertsma. Recommended Movie Trailers for English as a Foreign Language Learners When using movie trailers to learn English as a Foreign Language (EFL), you should use trailers that will effectively teach you English skills. In general, you want to find trailers with simple but plentiful dialogue, and in many cases, you should find trailers that have some cultural or historical significance to help you better understand the culture of English-speaking countries. This list of trailers is by no means exhaustive, but it can help you get started. For tutors looking for classroom resources, this list is categorized by age-appropriateness. For All Ages Moana

ESL Beginner and Elementary Online Games and Activities ESL Powerpoint (PPT) Games If you are the type of person who prefers to have games on powerpoint or as printable handouts, we have been thinking of you. We offer board games, powerpoint games and more for the classroom and one to one teaching. They have made my lessons fun and I have no doubt yours will be fun too. Added to the good news are the templates we offer that you can use to create customized games for your classroom and teaching. Photo Collages as Writing Prompts In a post on Android for Schools I wrote about using Pic Collage on my Android phone to create a collage to summarize my day. Pic Collage is a free app available for Android and iOS devices. The app allows you to quickly arrange pictures on a wide variety of canvas designs, add text to your images, and add stickers to your collages. From the app you can share your collage to Google Drive, Instagram, Facebook, Dropbox, and many other file sharing services.

My one-to-one student just wants to chat So, after planning a lesson tailored to the needs of the individual student, all they seem to want to do is have a chat. You start to wonder if it is worth planning the lesson at all. Then there’s an occasional pang of guilt when you think about how much the student is paying just for ‘a chat’. Stories Summary Watch and listen as the CBeebies presenters tell a story. Often retelling traditional stories and fairytales, the presenters read aloud from a picture book. Children can sit back and listen as well as follow the pictures on screen. Listening Comprehension: Story of the language course Use the story of our language course to develop and improve your English comprehension. The coherent story, which is divided into several chapters, guides you along the way. In addition to the text, each chapter offers pre-, while- and post-reading and/or -listening exercises. Reading and listening to the story, in connection with doing exercises, will be both fun and effective, no matter if you are a beginner of English or an advanced learner! Ad

Entraîner à la compréhension orale : sites utiles. - Anglais dans l'académie de Caen Vous trouverez ci-dessous quelques sites pouvant vous servir pour trouver des documents pour l’entraînement à la compréhension orale. Cette liste n’est bien sûr pas exhaustive et si vous en connaissez d’autres, n’hésitez pas à nous en faire part pour que nous les rajoutions. American websites :Voice Of America Learning English : programmes radios. ABC Podcasts : podcasts ABC. CNN Student News : Les News CNN pour les élèves. The Best Infographics About Teaching & Learning English As A Second (or Third!) Language I thought readers might appreciate this collection: Learn English with Kaplan How to learn English via Kaplan Blog Love learning English with Kaplan Explore more infographics like this one on the web’s largest information design community – Visually. If you’re reading this post on an RSS Reader, I think you’ll have to click through to see this next one:

10-step guide to Teaching Effective Conversation Classes In this post, I’ll present my 10-step guide for teaching effective conversation classes to adult English learners. Many adult learners enrol in conversation classes to improve their speaking skills. However, student numbers often drop as the course progresses. This can be due to several reasons:

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