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Grammar Lesson #7: Semicolon Punctuation Part 2

Semicolons (;) can be used in a number of different ways. I expanded upon its most common use in last week’s blog post. This week, we will dive into other circumstances you would use semicolons and when  440 more words


Making Students Stick to English

Here’s a video from Cambridge University Press about ways to get students to stick to English in class:



Image courtesy of Nathan Siemers

Yep, I’m back, but with a caveat. My concern about how we treat each other as ELT professionals hasn’t changed. In fact, that is the focus of this post. 1,531 more words


Tiny update.

Nothing really has happened since i received the email Friday…to be fair we have had Easter bank holiday and it may take some time to create the documents, find the placement etc. 113 more words

Five Ways to Spend Your Summer Abroad

1. Work at a Youth Hostel: Punta del Diablo is a fishing village perched on the eastern shoreline of Uruguay. The bus dropped me off in the main square, which is a patch of dirt with a grocery store, decaying boat carcasses and an abandoned bar. 1,143 more words

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