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Are we really teaching speaking?

A thought-provoking question for teachers For most of my teaching life, speaking lessons worked somehow like this: I would teach a grammar or vocabulary lesson, and at the end of this, students would have perhaps ten to fifteen minutes of “interaction”, and this was…
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A mulher, mãe, da pandemia – Covid19.

Quem diria que 2020 seria o ano de uma pandemia. Quem ainda diria que a 3ª. guerra mundial seria com inimigos invisíveis. A mulher que foi ensinada a brincar de boneca, brincava de mamãe e filhinho, que cresceu ouvindo que seu papel seria cuidar, zelar, doar e…
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How does that sound?

Teaching pronunciation isn’t nearly as obscure and enigmatic as it was in the past, but some teachers might still consider it a rather intimidating task. In informal conversations with teachers, they often mention their lack of confidence in planning a lesson whose main…