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Feedback on academic writing – Part Two

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This is the second article of a three-part series on giving EAP students effective feedback. Julie Moore, an ELT writer and researcher, shares her thoughts on how teachers can encourage students to act on feedback.

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Expository Writing Prompts about siblings

Expository Writing Prompts about siblings | My English reading and writing resources | Scoop.it
Our families are usually made up of a mix of brothers and sisters or
alternatively siblings of one sex gender. Increasingly families are
getting smaller over time.

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FCE 1 Essays on smoking laws | ABILITY Students Blog

FCE 1 Essays on smoking laws | ABILITY Students Blog | My English reading and writing resources | Scoop.it
Here are two student essays from our class, and a version of the teacher's corrections. This kind of writing practice and detailed correction helps students with their grammar and assists them in understanding typical English ...

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Essays 1 of 3: Watch and Listen

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Go here to watch an introduction to essay writing, ideal for Proficiency. Interesting for FCE and CAE.
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Eating and drinking in Japan: PET writing practice (a report)

Eating and drinking in Japan: PET writing practice (a report) | My English reading and writing resources | Scoop.it
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There are a lot of sushi restaurants in Japan, and they sell delicious raw fishes on top of some rice. You can also find noodle restaurants, in many towns.They sell many kinds of...

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11 Words and Phrases From Downton Abbey Season Three

11 Words and Phrases From Downton Abbey Season Three | My English reading and writing resources | Scoop.it
As we've been following the trials and tribulations of the Granthams, Angela Tung of Wordnik has been collecting interesting terms from the show.
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Fairytales

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Luis Miguel recommends us this good site where you can read and listen to lots of stories.

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Talking People - Writing - Letter-Writing

Talking People - Writing - Letter-Writing | My English reading and writing resources | Scoop.it
Talking People (by Mujer Palabra) helps Spanish-speaking English language learners become independent life-long learners and critical thinkers, aware of the fact that communication is a complex process depending on interaction and language...
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The Times in Plain English |

The Times in Plain English | | My English reading and writing resources | Scoop.it

News in plain English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) and ESL, information for immigrants and students improving their literacy skills and learning about health, jobs, immigration and American government. Useful for lower level students, but you can also challenge your advanced class and ask them to rewrite the articles using more complex structures!


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javimen66's comment, July 7, 2012 10:57 PM
Muchas gracias por todos estos enlaces y referencias, Reyes. Me vendrán de maravilla para clase.
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THE PROP ROOM: SHORT STORY, CORRESPONDING VIDEO AND READING TASK

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BBC - Skillswise - Editing and Proofreading

BBC - Skillswise - Editing and Proofreading | My English reading and writing resources | Scoop.it
Learn how to edit and proofread your writing with these English skills resources, videos and games designed for adults who want to improve their literacy skills, as well as basic skills tutors and teachers.
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Essays 2 of 3: Structure

Go here to start working on essay structure.
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FCE - Sentence Transformations

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If you've just started using Objective First Certificate, you'll know that Uniyt 1.1 introduces sentence transformations. Practice is important, so here's a link to some to try out - answers are at the bottom of the page.

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Top ten things you need to know before visiting Ireland

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Top ten things you need to know before visiting Ireland
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Writing revision, all levels

Writing revision, all levels | My English reading and writing resources | Scoop.it
Here you are some interactive websites to revise writing. Try them because they are pretty useful. We have to thank the teachers Ana Enriquez, Gloria Ferreira y Yolanda Marín (TIC: Expresión Escrit...
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Story Starters & Idea Generators

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Character, Plot, Conflict, Idea, and Prompt Generators for Fiction Writers
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I'll tell you a story - Fairy tales and fables, traditions and reality through imagination!

I'll tell you a story - Fairy tales and fables, traditions and reality through imagination! | My English reading and writing resources | Scoop.it
Fairy tales and fables, traditions and reality through imagination. Fairy tales and fables allows to face a wide variety of topics using the stuff that dreams dreams ara made of: desires and emotions, without barriers.
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English for Everybody - Advanced reading comprehension.

English for Everybody - Advanced reading comprehension. | My English reading and writing resources | Scoop.it

Sherlock Holmes Investigates.

A murder mystery with the great detective.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.


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You can read the same stories at three different levels: elementary, intermediate and advanced.

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