Questions and answers are foundational to communication, both written and spoken. Understanding the nature of questions is particularly helpful when studying English as a second language. Conversation in your class is created, obviously, by the formulation and asking of questions, listening for a response, and then responding appropriately. The most important thing about questions is … More Understanding The Importance Of Questions For English Learners
Cómo usar: Something, Anything, Nothing….. Publicado el enero 5, 2017 por telephoneteacher Something, Anything, Nothing…. I quite often encounter some confusion in the usage of these three words; they are sometimes used in place of one another. For some clarity, here are the definitions with some examples of correct usage. Something: (sŭm′thĭng) pron. 1. An unspecified thing: ‘Did … More How to Use: Something, Anything, Nothing.
Publicado el febrero 9, 2017 por telephoneteacher By Maggie Telephone Teacher Since 2012 Maggie Who are you, and what words best describe you? When people are called upon to describe themselves, it often causes them to hesitate. The most familiar scenario whereby you will be asked to describe yourself is in a job interview, but there are other occasions, … More Empower Yourself With Adjectives
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year. Charles Dickens Happy Holidays Buon Natale Joyeus Nöel Frohe Weihnachten Веселое рождество from telephoneteacher Aprender y practicar pronunciación con vocabulario en inglés del día a día »Listo/a para aprender a hablar inglés de verdad, con fluidez y confianza? pues … More Happy Holidays
Practice Makes Perfect! Students you need to show confidence; you can speak English. Relax, it’s OK to make mistakes that’s how you learn. English is a crazy language, there are many rules that are broken all the time, it’s just a matter of time. Practice makes perfect is a saying I like to use. Obviously, … More English is a crazy language
Using the word: Funny. Funny can be used in two ways: Something makes you laugh, or is amusing to you. The puppy’s antics were funny, we were all laughing. Something is strange, or not quite right. I think the chicken is spoiled, it smells funny. A common error that I hear is the use of … More How to use the word ´´Funny´´