Editorial NRInglês

How do you say... in English?

EMBRULHAR PARA PRESENTEGIFT-WRAP / HAVE SOMETHINGGIFT-WRAPPED “Can you please gift-wrap it?”, Randy asked the store clerk.“Você pode por favor embrulhar para presente?”, Randy pediu ao atendente da loja. “Can I have this gift-wrapped please?”, Heather asked…
Cultura e EducaçãoInglês

Diversity for Education

Many scholars have analysed the root of the word education and have come to realise there are different meanings for the same root. Craft (1984) noted that there are two different Latin roots of the English word education. They are educare, which means to train or to mould…
Disal IndicaInglês

Disal Indica - 30 Language Teaching Methods

Book review by Mark Rooney As he draws his book to a close, Scott Thornbury states the following, ‘at the very least, the principled teacher should be able to respond to the question “why did you do that?”’ This question is too rarely asked of language teachers.
Editorial NRInglês

Termos de Futebol

CABINE DE TRANSMISSÃO > BROADCAST BOOTHBANCO DE RESERVAS E ÁREA TÉCNICA > SUBSTITUTES BENCH AND TECHNICAL AREACÂMERA DE CAMPO > SIDELINE CAMERAMAN, FIELD CAMERAMAN, ON-FIELD CAMERAMANREPÓRTER DE CAMPO > SIDELINE REPORTER, FIELD REPORTER, ON-FIELD REPORTERCAMAROTE > VIP…
Editorial NRInglês

How do you say... in english?

TER ALGUÉM NA PALMA DA MÃO; TER CONTROLE TOTAL SOBRE ALGUÉM HAVE SOMEONE WRAPPED AROUND ONE´S FINGER “Don’t worry about Nick. He’ll do just as I say. I have him wrapped around my finger” said Martha to her friends. “Não se preocupe com o Nick. Ele vai fazer o…
Editorial NRInglês

Slang - Body Words

LIP INSOLÊNCIA, FALTA DE EDUCAÇÃO, FALTA DE RESPEITO Don’t give me any more of your lip! Não me fale mais com falta de respeito! Usa-se também o adjetivo lippy: He gets a bit lippy sometimes. Às vezes ele fala com um pouco de falta de respeito. NO-BRAINER ALGO QUE…
Editorial NRInglês

Working With Mixed-Ability Classes

It’s inevitable that there will be students with different levels of English (though not necessarily ability) in your class, especially in larger classes. Some students will need extra support, some will need less. So here are some ideas to help you tackle this…