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Published on: 04-07-2018

Common Sentence Mistakes in English

Some mistakes are common when writing sentences in English. Each of these 10 common sentence mistakes provides correction information as well as links to more detailed information.  By Kenneth Beare* Incomplete Sentence -...

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Published on: 04-07-2018

Common Sentence Mistakes in English

Some mistakes are common when writing sentences in English. Each of these 10 common sentence mistakes provides correction information as well as links to more detailed information.  By Kenneth Beare* Incomplete Sentence -...

Education

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July-August 2018

In the past two decades there has been a temptation to simply try to get through formal and foreign language education unscathed, to focus on the language exams success data...

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Education

04-07-2018 Hits:108 Education

A Tribute to a Great Leader

  The importance of spotting: Some people are good at generating ideas. Others collect them. I am a collector myself. I walk around with a ‘mental notepad’ and I make notes...

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04-07-2018 Hits:238 Education

I Stopped Writing on My Students’ Essays

For 25 years, I have diligently, thoughtfully, and fastidiously written comments on my students’ essays. In my neatest hand, I’ve inscribed a running commentary down the margin of page after page, and...

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12-06-2018 Hits:255 Education

Εκδήλωση-National Round Table με τίτλο “Immigrant and Refugee students in Greece: Needs, priorities and next steps”

  Το Ελληνικό Ανοικτό Πανεπιστήμιο, σε συνεργασία με το Πανεπιστήμιο Δυτικής Μακεδονίας, εταίροι του ευρωπαϊκού προγράμματος Erasmus+ SIRIOUS, διοργανώνει εκδήλωση-National Round Table με τίτλο “Immigrant and Refugee students in Greece: Needs...

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25-05-2018 Hits:494 Education

Dyslexia in the English classroom: What are the most striking signs and what useful tips can teachers use?

    Learning difficulties is a term that has invaded our lives and our L2 classrooms to a great extent since over the last years we encounter such cases daily. Are learning...

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24-05-2018 Hits:517 Education

Δωρεάν μαθήματα Αγγλικών και Πληροφορικής στην Γ’ Γυμνασίου

  Σύμφωνα με δημοσίευμα του Ελεύθερου Τύπου το Υπουργείο Παιδείας σχεδιάζει τη δημιουργία τμημάτων διδασκαλίας Αγγλικής γλώσσας και Πληροφορικής για τους μαθητές της Γ’ Γυμνασίου. Στο τέλος του έτους οι μαθητές...

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23-05-2018 Hits:394 Education

Athens University to Offer First Undergraduate Degree Taught In English

  Higher education in Greece is entering a new era with the introduction of the country’s first English-taught four-year undergraduate programme at a state university, which will be organized by the...

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Teaching Material

Building positive student - teacher relationships

If you build positive student-teacher relationships, your students will be more likely to pay attention to you, and there will be fewer disruptions. The best way to gain the respect of...

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Outsmart any multiple-choice test

Ideally, multiple-choice exams would be random, without patterns of right or wrong answers. However, all tests are written by humans, and human nature makes it impossible for any test to...

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Teaching Materials and Young Learners

The enormous amount of existing materials for the teaching of English to young learners might lead us to think that everything has been invented and nothing is left to be discovered...

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Coursebooks: Jack of all trades, master of none

Tool 1: A good teacher cannot be fixed in a routine…During teaching, each moment requires a sensitive mind that is constantly changing and constantly adapting… (Bruce Lee, kung fu practitioner...

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This month in ELT NEWS

July-August 2018

In the past two decades there has been a temptation to simply try to get through formal and foreign language education unscathed, to focus on the language exams success data...

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