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Published on: 13-12-2017

Building Writing Skills

    Writing is often overlooked in EFL teaching and learning. At a beginning level, it may be seen as a task for the intermediate and advanced stages. Students will also shy...

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Published on: 13-12-2017

Building Writing Skills

    Writing is often overlooked in EFL teaching and learning. At a beginning level, it may be seen as a task for the intermediate and advanced stages. Students will also shy...

Education

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December 2017

  Issue 330 (December 2017) marks the end of 2017 with fun Christmas activities for the classroom. Being the end of the year we look at the most popular read articles of...

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Practical Ideas for Developing Writing Skills

    The developing of the language skills has always been a very hard and interesting task. The process of writing suggests that we can actually teach students how to write with...

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07-11-2017 Hits:288 Education

Παιδικό Ιχνογράφηµα: Ανιχνεύοντας πίσω από τα σχέδια

  Ιχνογράφηµα:  Είναι η  αναπαράσταση κάποιου αντικειµένου, πράγµατος, τοπίου ή και ανθρώπου µε απλές γραµµές µολυβιού. Δεν χρησιµοποιούµε καθόλου χρώµατα. Σχέδιο: Πολλές φορές µπορούµε να το ταυτίσουµε µε το ιχνογράφηµα. Η σηµασία των λέξεων...

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07-11-2017 Hits:595 Education

Reading: the taboo language skill

I think I can read your mind as you are reading the title of the article. "Reading? Why taboo?  Who is it taboo for?" As social media lovers would describe...

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07-11-2017 Hits:606 Education

Why do we neglect speaking?

Language is a tool for communication. We communicate with others, to express our ideas, and to know others’ ideas as well. Communication takes place mostly where there is speech.   The importance...

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06-11-2017 Hits:265 Education

Study Skills: Importance & Application

Is there a possibility of linking the teaching of study skills with teaching English in such a way so that the two can be combined and successfully support each other? It...

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24-10-2017 Hits:344 Education

Setting up an Academic Environment with high expectations

Ηave you ever walked into a classroom expecting students to be prepared and begin learning and instead found them looking at you like you are an alien from another planet...

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Teaching Material

Designing a course for adult learners: An analysis of the process and some tips

In my previous article I looked at the basic concepts in designing a course for adults. This article analyses the steps followed during this process and offers suggestions for each...

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Games: A strong teaching tool

There has been a great effort to develop teaching techniques especially when young learners are involved, unfortunately their attention span is quite short. So Teachers should be creative and capable...

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Practical, Creative Techniques for Integrating Language Skills

Traditionally, we refer to the four language skills: reading and listening (receptive) and speaking and writing (productive). The communicative approach to teaching focussed on developing rather than testing the skills...

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Presentation Skills? Seriously? (Part Six)

The main characteristic of human interaction, and presentations for that matter, is verbal communication. It covers just about all aspects of human activity: it is used to inform, to intimidate...

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This month in ELT NEWS

December 2017

  Issue 330 (December 2017) marks the end of 2017 with fun Christmas activities for the classroom. Being the end of the year we look at the most popular read articles of...

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