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Love Monster

How to draw a Love Monster, from the Guardian by Rachel Bright

I stumbled across this as I was reading the news.  I thought it was adorable, easy, and used great basic… 125 more words

Lesson

Mambo!

You are reading excerpts from Moe D’Vation Meets the Girl. This is presented as part of the A to Z Blogging Challenge. The first post is dated April 1, 2014.   626 more words

Writing

Bingo was his name-o

It seems most of my students are crazy about animals, dogs in particular.  Awesome, me too )

This is another classic American kids song.  The great thing about using these songs is they are not only good for teaching English, but also the culture that native speakers all have.   62 more words

Lesson

Do, Does and Did

The verb to do can be used as an action verb and also as an auxiliary verb also called helping verb.

As helping verb it’s form is: 125 more words

Verbs

Language of the Body: Add visual dialog to your conversations

Do you feel like you’ve got too many “he said,” “she said” tags in your dialog? Are you leaning on adverbs to express your character’s feelings? 198 more words

Mystery Writing 101

diminuendo

diminuendo

n. a decrease in loudness.

adv. adj. (esp. as a direction) with a decrease in loudness.

v. decrease in loudness or intensity.

Synonyms: declination, lessening, regression

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