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A Framework for Communicative Speaking

Tony Prince is a NILE trainer and has been Programme Manager for Presessional and Insessional courses at the University of East Anglia. Today he joins us to preview his upcoming webinar, … 693 more words

Adults / Young Adults

ESU Public Speaking 2016

El día sábado 23 de abril, la English Speaking Union realizó el evento anual de Public Speaking en el colegio The Grange. Más de 50 estudiantes de 30 colegios a lo largo de Chile presentaron sus conocimientos sobre la temática: … 317 more words

IELTS Speaking Practice Part 1: Grammatical range and Fluency

Louis Rogers is a freelance author and senior academic tutor at the University of Reading.  He has worked in a number of countries and taught in various contexts ranging from young learners to Academic English. 442 more words

Adults / Young Adults



While Jake was soaring and ready to fly solo, his parents had not yet come through with the family dinner plan. 268 more words

Family Coach

10 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Language Exchange

Arranging a language exchange is an invaluable method of language acquisition, enabling you to learn a language and improve your ability, whilst potentially gaining new friendships along the way. 912 more words

Getting Started

Speaker Notes: Oral Citations

Now that you have begun crafting your speaker notes, be sure that you are constantly revising and editing them to be most effective. With that in mind, here are a couple of tips for the oral citations needed to make your evidence in the speech more effective. 274 more words


Speaker Notes: Key Words and Exceptions

Speaker notes can be very beneficial to reducing anxiety, if you have already spent time rehearsing. However, they can also pose a lot of challenges for students who rely too heavily on them during the presentation. 221 more words