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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.
Off the Top of My Head - 300 American Workplace Idioms for People Who Speak English as a Second Language
Price: $0.99 USD. 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Conversational Languages: The Most Innovative Technique to Master Any Foreign Language
Price: Free! Words: 31,400. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Multi-Language Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you always wanted to learn how to speak a second language but simply didn't have the time? Look no further. You hold in your hands the most revolutionary method that was ever designed for QUICKLY becoming conversational in a foreign language.
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.
200 Most Frequently Used French Words + 2000 Example Sentences: A Dictionary of Frequency + Phrasebook to Learn French
Price: Free! Words: 82,910. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
(5.00 from 1 review)
About ~50% of all written text in French consists of the same 100 frequent, short, basic words. This book contains the 200 most frequently used words, with over 2000 example sentences. An ideal starting point for beginners, or intermediate students looking for sentences to practice.
200 Most Frequently Used Spanish Words + 2000 Example Sentences: A Dictionary of Frequency + Phrasebook to Learn Spanish
Price: Free! Words: 87,780. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
(5.00 from 1 review)
About ~50% of all written text in Spanish consists of the same 100 frequent, short, basic words. This book contains the 200 most frequently used words, with over 2000 example sentences. An ideal starting point for beginners, or intermediate students looking for sentences to practice.
Kanji Package Deal (Evaluation Volume)
Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is suitable for candidates of JLPT of any level, to pick up Kanjis Japanese elementary school children and junior high school students should learn.
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 1 review)
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.
The Ultimate China Survival Guide
Price: Free! Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
(5.00 from 1 review)
How to live in China conveniently and comfortably like a native Chinese? Read this book and you can learn all the basics about life in China!
Uncovering the Secrets of China’s 10 Traditional Festivals
Price: Free! Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
(5.00 from 1 review)
These traditional festivals will really introduce you to life in China. There are annual events like Chinese New Year, the Lantern Festival, the Qingming (Tomb Sweeping) Festival, Double Seven Festival, and the Winter Solstice.
The Dragon Grammar Book - Grammar for Kids, Dragons, and the Whole Kingdom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,070. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Finally! An easy-to-understand grammar book with fun grammar lessons. From multi-award winning children’s fantasy author, Diane Mae Robinson, The Dragon Grammar Book introduces middle grades through adults to the basic rules of the English language with easy grammar lessons and a witty writing style. Featuring the zany fantasy characters in the author's multi-award winning series, it's a fun book.
Chinese Phrases for Greeting Cards
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
(5.00 from 1 review)
Do you ever find yourself at a loss for Chinese words, phrases or sayings when you write greeting cards or occasion cards? The “Chinese Phrases For Greeting Cards” offers you great ideas on what to write in Chinese characters on a card for many occasions.
L'homme de mes reves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: French. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is the sequel of La Vie Celibataire. After Robert tricked Marie-Helene into meeting him, his girlfriend discovers them together and with his help she humiliates Marie-Helene. This book is suitable for beginners and as an English translation of all the chapters.
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.
Japanese in Depth vol.4
Price: Free! Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is vol.4 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.