Teach & Learn English (ESL)
Listening exercises are an important element in learning English as a foreign language or English as a second language. Where can you find free English listening exercises? In this article we look at some possibilities.
ESL journal writing can enhance teaching oral reading skills to children acquiring English as a second language by tracking various aspects of the student's reading, as well as scaffold their writing skills.
Conversation seems like it would be a basic skill when learning a new language, however, this is only if students intend to hold basic conversations. By integrating more intense topics and learning conversation tools, students will see their conversations go from blah, to wow.
Adjectives and adjective phrases perform four main grammatical functions in the English language. The following article lists the four functions of nouns and noun phrases and provides examples to illustrate usage. Also included is a printable study sheet of the grammatical functions.
You're planning your ESL English lesson plans - do you use phonics, Oxford sight words, or a blend of both to improve vocabulary in your ESL students? This article gives you the run down on using Oxford sight words as a useful strategy to improve vocabulary, and guides you to smart teaching choices.