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Ask Task: What are Tiny Texts?

Ask Task: What are Tiny Texts? | Teaching English Matters | Scoop.it
We asked Annette (Scottish accent) to talk to us about her WordPress blog called Tiny Texts. She describes what a Tiny Text is. She explains why they are so short and she shares the motivation behi...
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Banned Super Bowl Commericals

Banned Super Bowl Commericals | Teaching English Matters | Scoop.it
I love watching the Super Bowl for both football & the commercials. These two were banned. Ads are normally banned because they are a little too out there! These made me smile. I hope they amus...
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Does your practice reflect your beliefs?

Does your practice reflect your beliefs? | Teaching English Matters | Scoop.it
Lately I’ve been involved in a lot of professional development where I’m providing space and time for teachers to consider their teaching beliefs. I’ve been nudging teachers to co... (Does your practice reflect your beliefs?

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10 Tips for Teachers

10 Tips for Teachers | Teaching English Matters | Scoop.it
Do you ever get bored with the ‘Hi. How was your weekend?’ scenario at the beginning of every lesson? I do. That’s why I started asking my learners to show up, armed with a piece ...



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Smackdown: Is There a Right Way to Speak English?

Smackdown: Is There a Right Way to Speak English? | Teaching English Matters | Scoop.it
In this week's New Yorker we learn of two competing schools of language scholars: The stodgy, old-school prescriptivists, who think there should be set rules for speaking and writing English, and the more liberal descriptivists, who aim to describe...
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Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) by Kelly Clarkson

Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) by Kelly Clarkson | Teaching English Matters | Scoop.it
https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Xn676-fLq7I   Lyrics   You know the bed feels warmer Sleeping here alone You...
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New post on the awesome song STONGER...check it out!

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Work with us

Work with us | Teaching English Matters | Scoop.it
We are always looking for new team members. You need to be friendly, motivating, creative, flexible & caring. So...if your strengths as a teacher go beyond theory, then send us your details &am...
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Our Network is looking for new members.


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The Best Jobs For Young People - Forbes

The Best Jobs For Young People - Forbes | Teaching English Matters | Scoop.it
Featuring high earnings, strong projected growth and tons of job openings, these are the best 15 jobs for young people in America today.


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  • to decline >to decrease, to go down
  • a light in the fog > clarity
  • to crunch data > to compact


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Talking about Your Favorite Movie Star - EnglishCentral.com

Our preferences in movie stars and celebrities change as time goes by.
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