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Rewordify.com | Understand what you read - nice tool for English, #ESL, #ELL and more

Rewordify.com | Understand what you read - nice tool for English, #ESL, #ELL and more | Virtual Assistance | Scoop.it
Rewordify.com helps you read more, understand better, learn new words, and teach more effectively.

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ESL vocabulary worksheets | English vocabulary printables | Vocabulary handouts for ESL

ESL vocabulary worksheets | English vocabulary printables | Vocabulary handouts for ESL

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Interactive English Grammar Exercises Online,Quizzes, Games, Parts of Speech

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Free ESL quizzes, Interactive English Grammar Exercises,interactive tests, games and quizzes, free online grammar studies, learning and teaching of english grammar

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Listen to Passages « English Listening

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Listening is a natural way to learn a language. We offer a very easy way to learn English: Just Listen. Enjoy!

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Esther's curator insight, April 14, 2016 6:35 AM
CEFR B2 level
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Narrow Reading, learner autonomy, and Web-quests: Homework Using Thinglink

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A designer Lessons ESL lesson idea developed by George Chilton Hello! It's been a while (understatement) since I posted anything here, and I've been getting itchy fingers. You may have been wondering where all the lessons have gone. Hmm. Well, you'll currently find me in Medellín, Colombia - where I am teaching, translating, drinking aguardiente, and…

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101 Thematic Crossword Puzzles for Learners of English

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Last summer I published a couple of books of crosswords but found the whole process to be rather frustrating (and long!). So, having created a lot more crosswords in the meantime for this blog and for my students,

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7 ESL Video Activities That Your Students Will Love

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Hit the lights and press "play" -- it's officially movie time in your ESL classroom! Here are 7 ESL video activities that will get your students talking.

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The extended essay: Essential skills for English language learners

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Lindsay Warwick discusses the challenges that students face when writing essays, and how the process writing approach can help to prepare for extended writing assignments. Lindsay Warwick is a teacher, trainer and materials writer.


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Read the question, identify all the points you need to cover and the format/voice required. Who is your reader?

 

Biggest mistake ever? Start writing on the fly without taking your time to plan, populate your paragraphs and pull it all together properly.

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The extended essay: Essential skills for English language learners

The extended essay: Essential skills for English language learners | Virtual Assistance | Scoop.it

Lindsay Warwick discusses the challenges that students face when writing essays, and how the process writing approach can help to prepare for extended writing assignments. Lindsay Warwick is a teacher, trainer and materials writer.


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Jim George's curator insight, December 27, 2015 10:44 AM

Read the question, identify all the points you need to cover and the format/voice required. Who is your reader?

 

Biggest mistake ever? Start writing on the fly without taking your time to plan, populate your paragraphs and pull it all together properly.

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International language standards | Cambridge English

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The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and international language standards explained by the experts at Cambridge English.
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Jim George's curator insight, March 22, 2016 11:59 AM
From the horse's mouth
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Making Students Feel Famous for Learning

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As an elementary teacher for 10 years, I dabbled in technology as a learning tool but always looked at it from the outside in. I used the Smartboard to present lessons and show my students fun math games. Technology was an insertion to my lesson, not a means to deeper learning.
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The Pros and Cons of Google Voice’s Voicemail Transcription

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Identify some of the basic pros and cons of Google Voice Voicemail Transcription which is widely being used transcribe voicemails to text.

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Teachable: Create and Sell Your Own Online Courses

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Teachable gives 10,000+ course creators everything they need to build engaging and profitable online courses. Try us out, we're free to use.

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, August 13, 2016 1:12 AM

This is a great free platform for creating your own online courses. Using the free plan you still have access to all features of the platform, but pay 10% on any courses that you sell.

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Create your own online courses
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Free to try. I'd want to make sure my course was something that wasn't readily available on free platforms before putting in time and energy, though. 
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Learning basic English Learn English lessons books exercise free

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Learning basic English, learning English lessons, Grammar, Vocabulary, Exercises, Learn English free on-line. Books, basic English lessons. English free on-line

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Intermediate exercises - Speakspeak

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Improve your English with our free grammar and vocabulary tests. These exercises are for lower-intermediate and intermediate students of English (A2 to B1 level).


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Pronunciation teaching English syllables materials and teaching ideas

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Recently had the hard but rewarding experience of writing and giving a nine-hour course just on pronunciation. Spent about 3 hours of that on making sure my students could recognise and produce the...

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EFL/ESL speaking lessons - Making offers in English

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Speaking English. English functions. Learn how to make offers in English

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Presentations | Business English Pod :: Learn Business English Online

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Business English Pod :: Learn Business English Online | Business English Lessons for Presentations and Presenting in English

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11 great English language song lyrics

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Listening to music can help learners with their pronunciation and vocabulary, so here are 11 songs with great lyrics to help with your English skills.

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International language standards | Cambridge English

International language standards | Cambridge English | Virtual Assistance | Scoop.it
The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and international language standards explained by the experts at Cambridge English.
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Jim George's curator insight, March 22, 2016 11:59 AM
From the horse's mouth
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Writing Prompts |

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If you like creative writing activities and promote creativity in your English classes, here is a cool blog that you can use in class.
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Jim George's curator insight, March 8, 2016 8:22 AM
Getting those writing juices going - like any muscle, needs regular, strenuous exercise
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#IATEFL – Improving pronunciation: helping students get ‘more value’ from their English

#IATEFL – Improving pronunciation: helping students get ‘more value’ from their English | Virtual Assistance | Scoop.it
Jenny Dance, who runs a language school in Bristol, tells us why pronunciation training is so important for her students and what led her to find a system that would allow them to practice more effectively. This blog post previews her talk at IATEFL this year, 'Getting more value from your students' English by improving…
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Medical Transcriptionist Hints And Points For Newbies | | Jobs JobsJobs Jobs

Medical transcriptionists have turn out to be widely recognized to become having good careers, most particularly in the western or eastern nations. The medical business nowadays are making use of valid medical records in insurance claims. Since most careers in the medical market needs substantial education, the medical transcription profession is amongst those that don’t require such expensive and broad coaching. Additional training may also give the medical transcriptionists the opportunity to perform in supervisory positions or as medical coders. You will also have the likelihood of enhancing your medical transcriptionist salary together with the advancements inside your career.


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Medical Transcriptionist Professions

Health care transcriptionists listen to dictated recordings developed by physicians and various healthcare professionals and also transcribe all of them into...

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