Have you ever asked for directions by guessing which way you should go and been confirmed by the person you were asking only to find out later you were both completely wrong? 294 more words
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Giving Directions in the Real World - An idea to get your students speaking outside of the classroom
Last week one of my Pre-Intermediate adult students asked if I could teach some expressions for asking for directions. Another chimed in, “Yeah, and then can we go outside and practice?” I’d been thinking about doing something like that for a while, and but that student’s idea gave me the push I needed to finally create these worksheets to help take language outside: 356 more words
Prompt: Is it easy for you to ask for help when you need it, or do you prefer to rely only on yourself? Why?
As someone who prides herself on her ability to be independent, I am a fervent believer of the idea that we should all work to achieve our goals with our own hands. 281 more words
Lately I’ve been on the road a lot. Which is a way I love to be! I love the adventure of navigating a new place. I like to go at it without a GPS (which is good since I don’t own one) and ask for directions as many times as possible from as many different people as I can. 625 more words
The following is a reprint of an article I wrote for the TasteBuds local food guide in Chattanooga last year. This week, I received a very nice note from some Iowa folks who picked up a copy while passing through the area recently and were moved by the piece, so I thought maybe others would enjoy reading it as well. 1,479 more words