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A Few Common English Mistakes Made by Native Czech Speakers AND How to Fix Them.
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
A brief and informal guide to help Czech speakers overcome common errors in English usage and feel more confident in using the language.
Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life 1 - Sentences Phrases Words
Series: Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life -- Sentences Phrases Words, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Have you ever been in a situation where you feel frustrated because you are unable to express yourself in Chinese? This book can help you overcome the challenges of learning Chinese by providing you with necessary words, phrases, and sentences that can be applied to various real-life situations.
Fifty Ways to Practice Writing: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is made for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve writing – both with pen and paper and typing. By applying these methods, you will write more, write faster, and write more correct and more interesting papers and letters
English Laughs Best. 300 Fabulous Pun Jokes to Learn English
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: American English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(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.
The Rocket French Quick-Start Guide to French Language Learning Success
Price: Free! Words: 14,700. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
Created by the award winning team at Rocket Languages, The Rocket French Quick-Start Guide to French Language Learning Success is your first step on the road to speaking and understanding the French language. With 20 language lessons packed full of words, phrases, hints, and tips, this Quick-Start Guide is a great way into speaking and understanding the French language and culture.
Zeg Hallo in Swahili
Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: Dutch. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Swahili, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Swahili
(1.00 from 1 review)
Zonderomhaal, dit boek zet om u te laten weten dat 'Jambo' niet betekent 'hallo' in het Kiswahili. maakt niet uit hoe vaak je zou kunnen hebben gehoord dat 'Jambo' betekent 'hallo'. (De waarheid wordt verteld,'jambo' kanworden uitgerekt in de betekenis 'hallo', maar met veel voorbehoud).
Japanese in Depth vol.1
Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is vol.1 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
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 » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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.
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: 8,820. 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.
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 » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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.
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 » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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.
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 » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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.
Entertainment in English — 12 Game Show Lesson Plans for ESL
Price: Free! Words: 9,940. 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.
Japanese in Depth vol.2
Price: Free! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is vol.2 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
The Rocket Spanish Quick-Start Guide to Spanish Language Learning Success
Price: Free! Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
Created by the award winning team at Rocket Languages, The Rocket Spanish Quick-Start Guide to Spanish Language Learning Success is your first step on the road to speaking and understanding the Spanish language. With 20 language lessons packed full of words, phrases, hints, and tips, this Quick-Start Guide is a great way into speaking and understanding the Spanish language and culture.
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
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
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.
Learn Spanish Vocabulary - Series Taster - English/Spanish Flashcards
Series: Flashcard eBooks. Price: Free! Words: 420. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013 by Neverclame Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Foreign Language Study / Spanish, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Foreign Language Study / Spanish
(5.00 from 1 review)
A FREE introductory selection of Spanish Flashcards from the Flashcard eBook collection. Featuring a selection of English to Spanish Flashcards from all of the books currently available in the series. Subjects include: Animals,Household Items, Clothing, Numbers, Shapes and Colors. An excellent introduction to the Flashcard eBook series.
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 » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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.