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English Laughs Best. 300 Fabulous Pun Jokes to Learn English
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: American English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 16 reviews)
An outstanding collection of laugh-out-loud original pun jokes to learn English. Full of idioms and phrases to use in everyday speech. Perfect to entertain yourself and your friends! Safe for children and suitable for all levels.
52: a year of subversive activity for the ELT classroom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
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.
Richer Speaking
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A book of techniques that can be used to adapt speaking activities from coursebooks. These are divided into four categories: preparing to speak, adding repetition, extending speech and having a reason to listen. It's designed for language teachers at all stages of their careers.
Business English Secrets - How to present, engage, shine and write in English.....with a Twist.
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Business English Secrets will give you the confidence you need to give a dynamic presentation, shine at your next interview, be comfortable during small talk and write persuasively in English. After a 20-year career in finance before becoming a BE trainer, I know what it takes for you to become an effective and successful communicator in English.
10 Rules for Achieving English Fluency
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Do you want to know how successful English learners master the language? I have outlined the 10 rules for becoming fluent in English after years of teaching. These are the same rules that all my top students used to become masters with the English language. Implement 1 of these rules, and your English will improve. Implement all 10, and you're sure to become an excellent English speaker.
An Introduction to Reading and Writing Emails in English as a 2nd Language
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Learn the secrets to reading and writing emails when English is your 2nd language.
English, Topic-Based Tests, Elementary Level, Fluency Practice
Series: English, Fluency Practice, Elementary Level, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Based on the Speech Plasma Method, this collection of tests for beginners is a new step in learning English. The main principle on which the tests are based is the combination of grammatical and lexical control with the development of one’s speaking skills. These tests are designed to expose students to English as spoken by native speakers in a wide range of situations.
English, Special Training for Beginners, Elementary Level
Series: English, Fluency Practice, Elementary Level, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on the Speech Plasma Method, this book for beginners has proved to be ideal for students of English who would like to start to speak the language fluently at a very early stage. The volume consists of five sections dealing with basic English grammar structures. Each section contains 250 sample sentences on fifty topics.
English, Fifty Topics for Beginners, Elementary Level
Series: English, Fluency Practice, Elementary Level, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on the Speech Plasma Method, this book is designed to help students of English speak on a variety of topics at a very early stage. All the topics contain the same elementary English grammar structures, so that the students could use them again and again. The stories are based on 600 words and are told in a simple way.
Death in Riyadh: A cautionary tale for expat language teachers in the Middle East
Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
In March, 2011, an illegal drinking session got under way on an expatriate residential compound in the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Andrew Cannon, 41, and Robert Colman, 57, were both said to have ‘had a tendency to become violent with alcohol’ and fell out at some point during the session. The falling out would then lead to an exchange of physical blows. This book follows the events that transpired...
Academic Reading Circles
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,170. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
Academic Reading Circles by Tyson Seburn is a teacher-resource book for a learner-centred reading skills approach. Academic Reading Circles is ideal for teacher use in pre-sessional or in-sessional EAP programs at the university level. Secondary and general ESL/EFL classrooms can also benefit. The book is published with the round and available for mobile devices (PC/Mac/Kindle/iPad) only.
Fifty Ways to Teach with Technology: Tips for ESL/EFL Teachers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
From laptops to smartphones, IC recorders to video cameras, desktop software to cloud-based services, the technological devices available to educators influence the way we teach. Whether you wish to use students’ own mobile devices, conduct an effective and engaging lesson in a CALL lab, or simply expand your list of language learning websites, this book has a wide selection of ideas for you.
Speakening: English and Spanish for Serious Students
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Speakening: English and Spanish for Serious Students is a dual-language course in English and Spanish using brief dialogues as the means to achieving fluency in both languages. The dialogues, called Exchanges, present all the sentence structures necessary for understanding the grammar of both languages. This grammar is acquired the way we acquire the grammar of our mother tongue: naturally.
How to Write an Essay, Workbook 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
This workbook accompanies the online course, College Writing 2.1x, the first of two courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. This workbook offers additional ways to practice writing, editing, and reviewing the materials for the online course.
The Beginner's Boston Dictionary
Series: Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wanna learn to talk Bawstin (Boston)? It's NOT BEANTOWN! With this introductory dictionary, you'll be talkin' like yaw from Bawstin in no time!... and don't pawk the cah in Hawvid Yahd!
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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 www.bilsboroughdesigns.com .
500+ Real English Phrases
Price: Free! Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is ideal for English as a Second Language Students who want to improve their spoken English. It teaches useful English phrases that are used by native speakers in a variety of situations in everyday life.
Quick Cups Of COCA
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Classroom examples of using the BYU-COCA corpus interface.
The CELTA Teaching Compendium
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,660. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
This compendium sets out to provide a quick, easy reference to all the key practical teaching skills taught in CELTA. It explains the essential things you need to know, with practical tips and suggestions.
Livro de anedotas Inglês Português 1 (English Portuguese Joke Book 1)
Series: Language Learning Joke Books, Book 12. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Portuguese, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Livro de anecdotes Inglês Português 1 is a collection of 100 jokes in very easy English with Portuguese translations and there is also some vocabulary to help Portuguese readers. 100 jokes for only $3.99! That's less than 4 cents a joke! It's not only educational - it's a lot of fun as well! Some of the jokes are a little risqué but anyone over the age of 16 should not be embarrassed.