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Advice from an English learner

Learning is one of my favorite things to do; I do it every day, all the time. So when I meet someone who feels the same way, I can’t help but get excited and cheer them on! 111 more words

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I LOVE Immigrants and Refugees

“You know, and it gets into this whole issue of border security, you know, who’s gonna say that the borders are secure? We’ve got the House and the Senate debating this issue, and it’s… it’s really astonishing that in a country founded by immigrants, “immigrant” has somehow become a bad word. 718 more words

Loving in English

Check out these great resources for learning and teaching English vocabulary related to love and relationships: 114 more words


Young Learners: Project-based teaching - Fashion show and Masterchef Junior instead of course books (1)

After more than 10 years of classroom teaching (mostly to adults, but also young learners, YL), I was pretty fed up with coursebooks. As I mentioned in my last… 779 more words

English As A Second Language

Basically Books Talk Story

I am giving a Talk Story session Saturday, February 25th at Basically Books in Hilo. For more information please contact 808-961-0144 or Basically Books at http://basicallybooks.com/.

ESL Students Cheer on Rockets for Another Win!

Our Houston Rockets are currently ranked 3rd in the NBA Western Conference, so our ESL students were ready for a good game when we watched the Rockets take on Orlando Magic last Tuesday! 103 more words

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On the Subject of Condescension Toward Non-Native English Speakers

I have a difficult time sympathizing with those who belittle or degrade immigrants to the United States that speak English as their second language. It is important to remember that the U.S. 1,106 more words