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Adjusting Strength and Focus

Reflections on Language for Interacting With Others (Chapter 4) from Adjusting strength and focus (pp.125-142) by Beverly Derewianka

This part of chapter 4 evolves around adjusting the strength or focus of meaning and/or feelings. 538 more words


double comparative music

A Sydney radio station is advertising ‘Better music, and more of it’. Presumably that means they play

Piercing the Pain away.

She feels pain. Pain every single day. But not the kind of pain she wants – if you have been here you know.

The kind of pain she feels is raw and ugly and real. 159 more words

Mental Health Journey

The Sky

The sky.
It is a vastness of cerulean,
A pool of blue which surrounds clouds that are strewn together.
Tumbling, accumulating, towering formations of remarkable depth and awesome beauty.
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Strong, Clear, Concise Writing

Hello everyone!

It is easy to recognize bad writing and to identify why it is bad.  However, it is harder to explain why a piece of writing is good. 478 more words

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J is for Just Adjectives

Getting to know students and encouraging students to get to know each other is an important step in the process of building classroom community. Taking time to complete getting-to-know-you activities always pays off—go slow to go fast. 88 more words