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"I'm not really a teacher."

“I’m not really a waitress” – the refrain, almost a plea, of many an aspiring actress, as well as the name of a color of nail polish… 664 more words

Life In La Suisse

Ich bin wieder da!

I’m back again. It’s strange, returning to a place that seemingly hasn’t changed at all. I stepped out of Katharina’s car in the small parking lot below the gym and looked around. 585 more words


I'm Moving to Poland.

I haven’t posted on this blog for three years and a lot has changed since then. Perhaps in the future I will document all the things I have been up to, but for now I will share my exciting news…I’m moving to Poland! 393 more words


Coin games for EFL classes (TEFLtastic classics part 29)

Updated 10 October 2017

As promised, here are many many more ideas on using a coin in TEFL, published in English Teaching Professional (ETP) magazine but available for free with added links to worksheets for my regular reader here on TEFLtastic. 2,343 more words

Teaching English As A Foreign Language

Ask and tell personalised questions coin game (TEFLtastic classics Part 28)

Updated 24 October 2017

I’ve been writing an article on games using coins in class (now up here), and it reminded me of this once all-time favourite game which I haven’t used in a while. 293 more words

Teaching English As A Foreign Language

ESL Watch

ESL Watch is a very useful website for teachers looking for jobs. Like Yelp or Trip Advisor it offers reviews of employers worldwide in the field of English as a Second Language. 52 more words

Expat Life

The Return

A lot of emotions accompany a return. There’s a certain familiarity since it’s not a new experience. But there’s also uncertainty over how much it has changed since your last visit, or maybe how much you have. 1,666 more words