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Practice Ideas I

I’ve been speaking to quite a few of you about practice ideas, or more specifically how to give students extra practice of specific language points. Not only to give students speaking practice, but also to help them learn and more easily use target structures and language. 754 more words

You Were Here First

I work in a hospital, and last month I found out I had to attend classes – otherwise known as an inservice – once a year. 623 more words


Giving an effective for and against speech. Engaging the audience. Factors of attention. Phrases to make your speech cohesive.

This presentation covers the rhetorical structure of a For-and-against speech and includes tips on how to engage the audience and how to close your speech effectively. 70 more words

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Tom Glatt To Speak at Director's Roundtable Conference

Join Glatt Consulting’s Tom Glatt, Jr. at CU Conferences’ 2014 National Directors Roundtable Conference! The conference is designed to help credit union executives and volunteers better understand the latest issues faced by the credit union movement.  217 more words

Tom Glatt

#EngTrivia: "How about...?" vs. "What about...?"

Hiyya, fellas!

I’m so happy right now. My day was absolutely splendid. How about yours? Or should I ask “What about yours?”

Have you ever been confused when and whether to ask: “How about…?” or “What about…?” Let’s talk about it here.

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Keep talking: sports

Which is your favourite sport?

Is sport good for children? Why?

Can sports be dangerous?

Are sport stars good role models?

Which sport would you never practice? 8 more words