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Database of English Sentences from Non-Native Speakers

Now available: a database of English sentences written by non-English speakers. “After thousands of hours of work, MIT researchers have released the first major database of fully annotated English sentences written by non-native speakers. 51 more words

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10 Common Adjectives In American And British English

The 10 Most Common Very Common Adjectives

Today’s Grammar lesson also falls into the category of Lexis, as this is providing you with some very helpful  66 more words


Kids Say The Darndest Things

Time has passed and things have happened. The most interesting of these is probably the increase in my teaching English, I now teach three times a week, this is a far cry from the coaching football but has definitely been enjoyable. 775 more words

Happy English Teacher

So. Been a while. I kind of fell off the radar the last few days, but for good reason.

Because it’s also been a while since I could say something else: that I’m an English teacher. 216 more words


Take it Easy Teaching - Episode 3: ABC Directions

This is an easy activity that you can use in the classroom or in online one-on-one lessons. Just need to a bit of paper. In the classroom, I do a quick demonstration on the board, then let the students have a  go at it in pairs. 38 more words


5 Ways to Enjoy Victoria in the Summer

What better way to get to start your educational experience than immersing yourself in Vancouver Island life? The best part about studying abroad is that learning doesn´t stop outside the classroom. 474 more words