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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…
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Technology and english language assessment

Technology changes over the last 10‑15 years have added a huge range of new tools that learners and teachers can use in their classrooms. These include tools not even designed with teaching in mind, such as Padlet, in addition to a range of edtech tools that have been…
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English through art

What would you do with it? Level: Elementary upwards Time: 20 – 25 minutes Materials: A selection of images showing paintings, sculptures and objets d’art Language focus: Prepositions, vocabulary of furniture and rooms in the house, reduced…
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Who’s afraid of teaching teenagers?

A while ago, I saw a Facebook post that caught my attention. The writer said something in the lines of, “If one wants to have an opinion on Education, one must have taught sixth graders for at least twenty years”. I think this statement is very symptomatic of the way…
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How do you say... in English?

COSTELETASSIDEBURNS A faixa de barba que alguns homens deixam crescer de cada lado do rosto é chamada em inglês de sideburns. James’ bushy sideburns are his trademark.As costeletas cerradas do James são sua marca registrada. Quando o contexto for costeleta de porco, o…