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Acoustic blur, soundshapes, speech streams

I’ve been thinking about an interaction I had in class last week. I’ve transcribed it roughly below. For a bit of context, the language point was… 1,443 more words


Forum Theatre in ELT: The Story of Peter Black Role Play.

A Tragic Story of the Financial Crisis.


This is one of my favourite lessons. ‘The Tragic Story of Peter Black is about a middle-aged man who is made redundant during a financial recession and the tragic consequences that folllow. 1,581 more words

Integrated Skills

Improving: Editing, Proofreading and Writing

Well, it’s been quite a week, and I’m wondering what Monday has in store.

First of all, I had an article published by Huffington Post UK… 393 more words

Change the world with kindness

Vocabulary to learn after watching the video :

  • I’m 6 and 3/4
  • I just turned 7
  • Doing a charity project
  • Raise food for the food bank…
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German Students Protest ‘Unfair’ English Exam

BERLIN — Complaining that your final school exams are too tough is a rite of passage — almost a tradition.

But German students in the southwestern state of Baden-Württemberg who hunkered down in April to take pivotal final secondary-school exams have gone a step further in their protests about the English-language portion of the test, which they said was absurd, with obscure and outdated references. 297 more words


What's a Pass in TOEIC?

A pass is whatever you think is a fair assessment of your level in English.

But, this site aims to help you PASS the TOEIC, so what do I mean by pass? 72 more words

Practice your past tenses

You will need to know all of the grammar tenses from CEFR A1 – B2 to do well in the TOEIC.

In this post, we’re looking at the past tenses, which includes: 51 more words