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Noticing as a Learning Strategy

Noticing as a Learning Strategy | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Introducing a number of activites that can be used to foster learner independence and encourage noticing as a learning strategy outside the classroom as well as inside.
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New! Observation Task 4 and the first Ready-to-go Seminar for trainers and DOSses to use

We’ve added one new Observation Task (Task 4) focusing on observing yourself: Observation Tasks Plus we have the first of what will be a series of ready-made seminars that you can run on cour...
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Happy with your TEFL methodology & sick of the tech classroom?

Happy with your TEFL methodology & sick of the tech classroom? | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
  I'm sure I saw Scott Thornbury once talking about an EFL teacher that had told him, "I don't need any of this new stuff in my class.
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Is "whom" history? From the mouths of babes

Is "whom" history? From the mouths of babes | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
A CORRESPONDENT writes:My 4 year old corrected my wife today. My wife used "whom" in a sentence (properly, mind you) and my daughter said "mama, sometimes you say a...
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V for Vendetta in Kinetic Typography

The scene in V for Vendetta in which V introduces himself to Eevy, in a long rambling string of alliteration.
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How to activate the ‘Useful Language’ box in your coursebook.

How to activate the ‘Useful Language’ box in your coursebook. | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
A common feature in many coursebooks is the ‘Useful Language’ box. This is usually a collection of phrases which the authors consider may be useful for an upcoming speaking activity. A ‘useful lang...
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The British Council: friend or foe?

The British Council: friend or foe? | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Educators working overseas complain that the venerable quango's business interests have turned it into a rival...
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Signs of the times: deaf community minds its language

Signs of the times: deaf community minds its language | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
First major study of how British sign language has evolved shows younger users are more reluctant to use 'offensive' signs...
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The English Language In 24 Accents

Check out my newest accent video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NtB1W8zkY5A&feature=plcp Anyway this video is me attempting to do 24 different accents from m...
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Breaking Rules – Scott

Breaking Rules – Scott | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Rules Are Made To Be Broken  –  Scott Thornbury The first rule that I broke as a new teacher was using translation in class. I can’t remember being told not to,...
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Benjamin Zephaniah reads his poem 'Naked' and talks about race relations in the UK.

Benjamin Zephaniah reads his poem 'Naked' and talks about race relations in the UK. | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
Poet Benjamin Zephaniah performs 'Naked' and reflects on his collection Too Black Too Strong.
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The Britishisation of American English

The Britishisation of American English | TMEnglish | Scoop.it
There appears to be little that irks a British language pedant more than Americanisms entering the British vocabulary. But it is also happening the other way round.
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Story Sharing Conference - Call for Papers - Teach English - British Council Turkey

Story Sharing Conference - Call for Papers - Teach English - British Council Turkey | TMEnglish | Scoop.it

Story Sharing Conference - Call for Papers...

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