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Entertainment in English — 12 Game Show Lesson Plans for ESL
Price: Free! Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by Pen Bal Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
In this collection of lessons I have readapted some of the most successful and entertaining gameshow formats from US and UK television and radio from over the last forty years. This set of lessons forms the third pillar in my theory of communicative learning.
Intermediate English Comprehension - Book 1
Price: Free! Words: 17,050. Language: British English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
with access to 45 minutes of free audio! this is the first book in the bestselling series ‘intermediate english comprehension’. each book contains fifteen articles on a variety of topics such as: history, religion, the natural world, science, travel, food and more. it is perfect for students of english who want to improve their reading and listening comprehension. it's also great for exams.
The Good Guy Greg Guide to Motivating Language Learners
Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In part 1 we look at contemporary theories of motivation, with questions to help reflect on instances when we’ve encountered students who've exhibited particular motivational problems. In part two we examine a series of scenarios that revolve around our unlikely teacher hero: Good Guy Greg. Greg helps us work through issues and leads us towards practical techniques for solving motivational issues.
Sixty Words or Phrases Commonly Misused by ESL/EFL Students Preparing for Universities
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This book is for classroom or individual study for students who need to clean up their grammar at the word level in preparation for university-level academic writing. It presents 60 words or phrases that are problematic for advanced non-native students of English, exposing the errors, explaining them, and providing examples of correct usage and opportunities to practice writing.
English Grammar and Essay Writing, Workbook 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
This workbook accompanies the online course, College Writing 2.2x, Principles of Written English, the second of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. You do not need to have taken the first course to benefit from this second one.
Off the Top of My Head - 300 American Workplace Idioms for People Who Speak English as a Second Language
Price: Free! Words: 24,140. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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Speak the language of the American workplace. 305 colorful and commonly used American workplace expressions are organized into twenty categories like "Working Smart" and "Thinking and Imagining". Each expression or idiom is accompanied by a brief explanation, a fun illustration and several examples of use.
PARSNIPS in ELT: Stepping out of the comfort zone (Vol. 1)
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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Step out of your ELT comfort zone by trying some PARSNIP lessons. This ebook has 7 lesson plans for ELT teachers that cover Politics, Alcohol, Religion, Sex, Narcotics, Isms and Pork in an engaging and enjoyable style. Written by Mike JC Smith, Cecilia Lemos, David Petrie, Adam Simpson, Katherine Bilsborough, Noreen Lam, Phil Wade and cover designed by Kati Alice Bilsborough.
How to Present at a Language Teacher’s Conference
Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
One of the most rewarding ways of becoming more involved in our profession, I believe, is through presenting at a language teacher's conference. Over the course of the four chapters of this book you’ll find a series of steps, starting from attending a conference and leading up to presenting, which guide you towards getting ready for a conference presentation.
Investigating the Emotional and Physical Aspects of the Language Classroom
Price: Free! Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management
In the first part of this book we focus on the various theories that discuss the emotional side of classroom management, encompassing the methods of organization, administration, teaching and enforcing discipline in our language classrooms. We follow in the second part with four chapters focusing on the physical nature of classroom management.
Macro-English
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Few people realize there is a special, important technique of studying grammar: to look for the reasons behind the rules. The author suggests that learning English is a process of mind-training, A learning should approach English as an active thinker, not a thoughtless reader.
Hyphens: A Guide for the 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
A short manual on the uses of hyphens.
52: a year of subversive activity for the ELT classroom
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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This is an activity book for language teachers unlike any you have ever seen. 52 asks the question: can one new teaching idea per week make a difference? The authors use radical texts, subversive images and lateral thinking to suggest new ways of doing things inside the classroom and to prompt teachers and learners to think differently about the world outside the classroom.
Simple, Compound, Complex, and Compound-Complex Sentences: English Sentence Forms
Series: English Daily Use, Book 31. Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Education, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Sentence forms in English language - simple sentence, compound sentence, complex sentence, compound-complex sentence | phrases and clauses | independent or principal clause (main clause), dependent or subordinate clause | list of important coordinators for compound sentences | list of important subordinators for complex sentences | double and multiple sentences
Understanding English Pronunciation: (3) Phonics
Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This small book helps you understand English pronunciation without using any phonetic symbols. Readers can download the mp3 sound file at our website. The book is published by Maria English Society.
Academic and Business Writing, Workbook 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
This workbook accompanies the online course College Writing 2.3x, Principles of Written English, the third of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. You do not need to have taken the first and second courses to benefit from this third one.
English for Job Interviews - Workbook
Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
Do you need to prepare for a job interview in English? Download this free workbook with 5 mini-lessons to help you improve your English and answer the questions with confidence. Use it as a self-study course, or together with your teacher as a guide to common interview questions in English, how to deal with difficult questions, and with lots of role-plays. Search also for the free teacher book.
Fifty Ways to Practice Vocabulary: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to learn, practice, and remember vocabulary. By applying these methods, you will understand English more easily and speak and write it better. You don't need to be in an English-speaking country or in an English class to use this book.
Good Grammar: Them's the Rules
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Good Grammar: Them's the Rules. Author I.M. Knott has been a teacher, tutor, editor, and columnist. Knott's unusual insights into proper English usage are well worth a free read.
Coaching & Mentoring Activities for ELT
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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30 Coaching and Mentoring activities for ELT professionals to try out.
English Grammar Exercises
Price: Free! Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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Free English grammar exercises, rules, lessons, worksheets, games, quiz and tests online. Learn English grammar & practice.