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Monthly Archives: November, 2014

7 Obsessions – a business listening lesson

This is a great little video for business learners.  The pace is challenging, but with the comprehension worksheet and information exchange provided, it will be accessible to students with an … Continue reading

26/11/2014 · 1 Comment

Negotiating a raise … in a fun way

Those of us who work freelance encounter this topic for ourselves first hand.  Our students do too of course, and many have more room for manoeuver when it comes to … Continue reading

17/11/2014 · 6 Comments

Using Articles with Evernote

Mention that you teach conversation classes, and people automatically think of press articles.  And it is true that some of the best lessons have been conducted using a trusty newspaper clipping which … Continue reading

12/11/2014 · Leave a comment

Saying the right thing

Not making an arse of oneself is a bread-and-butter issue for learners of any language.  However there is more to this topic than merely correcting vocabulary, and the meatier question … Continue reading

07/11/2014 · Leave a comment

Everything you ever wanted to know …

It goes with the territory, but I love anything about languages.  It just so happens that Jeff Haden who writes for ‘inc magazine’ also finds them fascinating, and has produced … Continue reading

03/11/2014 · 2 Comments