Mar 1, 2009
E-Learning/CALL 2739 Views
The World Wide Web has opened a whole new world of opportunity to those who need or want to learn English. Instead of being required to go to regular classes and study with a teacher in a traditional setting, which many do not have time to do, those who want to learn English can now do so from the comfort of their own homes on the computer.
Mar 1, 2009
Other 1821 Views
It has been a common knowledge that books have bewildered the world of their contents, appeals and processes from authorship to readership.
Mar 5, 2009
Teaching Methodology 4687 Views
In order to make a language class successful one has to try to match its content with various methods aiming to make studying exciting and engaging. The usage of modern technological equipment ought to be taken in consideration when preparing teaching materials for a language course.
If you have a foreign accent, you probably have a love/hate relationship with it. On one hand, you know that your accent is a part of who you are and points back to your country of origin, a place you likely have fond memories of. On the other hand, your accent can cause you to stand out, and some people have a difficult time understanding you when you speak if your accent is quite heavy.
Mar 9, 2009
Classroom Management 2842 Views
You hear the same story from teachers again and again; their classroom is a nightmare to manage. There are kids that do not have support at home, who do not want to learn, and state and federal regulations that only increase the burden. One thing is for sure in this day and age nothing comes easy.
Mar 9, 2009
Pronunciation/Phonics 3656 Views
Pronunciation is an integrated and integral part of second/foreign language learning since it directly affects learners’ communicative competence as well as performance to a substantial extent.
When I first started teaching English abroad my students sometimes complained that my classes were boring. Most beginning teachers get those kind of complaints. It actually took me about a year and a half, even close to two years, before I got beyond that stage.
Mar 13, 2009
TOEFL/TOEIC/IELTS 2131 Views
If you are planning to study abroad, you will likely have to undergo the obligatory standardized test, which can be either or the combination of GRE, TOEFL, IELTS, GMAT, SAT, OET.
English is now become International language and on the other words we can this is the language of the Internet means most of the website, directories on the internet available in English.
But all the people don't have good English language, so how to improve English language or how to measure English language abilities.
Mar 14, 2009
TOEFL/TOEIC/IELTS 4346 Views
A lot of questions comes you mind when starting to practice for the IELTS exam, especially how to practice for it. I guess it's a valid worry inside you as the IELTS exam is often believed to be the hardest English skill test. But it's also often necessary in order to go overseas to study.