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Motivating Adult Students - Beatriz Solino

One of the most difficult things I have been facing over the years is how hard it is to eager adult students to learn (and to stay at the Institution), especially, after the pre-intermediate level, when “the business start to get more serious”. At this level, they start…
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Slang - Jack Scholes

TOILETS LOO (UK) BANHEIRO, TOALETE I need to go to the loo. Eu preciso ir ao banheiro. Na gíria britânica, papel higiênico é loo paper ou loo roll. No século XVI, bem antes da instalação de banheiros nas casa inglesas, usavase penicos. De manhã cedo as pessoas…
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Teaching groups: diversity - Marcela Cintra

In a recent talk to a student, as we discussed the general topic of diversity, we agreed that to really embrace the fact that people have different needs and opportunities, we would need to reach a point when we do not talk about diversity. The more we discuss it, the more…