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ESL Student Teachers Ready to Start their First Job

You have arrived at the location of your new English second language teaching position. Your first class of teens and adults begins tomorrow morning. You’re feeling nervous, excited and a little overwhelmed by your new surroundings. Continue reading

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Verb Tense Review

English Students and teachers often want to review the verb tenses. Continue reading

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Games for Children’s First ESL Lessons

It is difficult to find activities other than songs, that keep children interested and participating. Continue reading

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Types of English Second Language Activities for Active Children

This article suggests types of activities that will catch their interest and establish control and harmony within the room. Continue reading

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Successful ESL Lists of Ways to Enhance Your Teaching

Many languages of the world are regular in the way that they are structured. This makes English grammar very difficult for thousands of students whose first language follows a consistent grammatical pattern. Although there is nothing anyone can do about the … Continue reading

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Teaching the Conditional in the Present and Future Tenses

There are many times when we need to talk about something that may or may not be true. The problem is that we don’t know if it is true or not and we want our listener to know about our doubt. Continue reading

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Teaching the Future Progressive Tense

I’ll try to explain the grammar in a simple way and provide some practice activities. Continue reading

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Tips for ESL Student Teachers Ready to Choose a Job

Teaching English as a Second Language is an exciting and rewarding experience. Continue reading

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Suggested Points for Overcoming the Fear Factor

ESL stude4nts are often afraid to speak out in class because they are afraid they might look stupid. A good teacher will teach the students that mistakes are a part of the learning process. Continue reading

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