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Reading Really Matters

As an English teacher, I was always of the opinion that reading is something that should not take place in the classroom. For two reasons, 1. you should do it at home and 2. in class it’s a waste of quality speaking time. This was until I listened to a podcast by the TEFL Training …

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Speaking fast in English

Speaking Fast In English

Have you ever found yourself speaking English and you constantly felt like you stumbled over your own tongue as the words were coming out of your mouth, were you speaking fast? The amount of students I have asked to please slow down when they speak, is staggering (large). It may be close to 50% of …

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Homemade Bilingualism

Homemade Bilingualism

Last week, I read an article on ABC on Homemade bilingualism called Bilingüismo Casero: ¿deben los padres hablar en inglés a sus hijos? I saw this article on LinkedIn with a comment in the direction of “Great, more Spanglish”. In this article, I would like to give my two cents on the topic. Have Fun …

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Speaking Politely en inglés

Todos sabemos que los ingleses son famosos por sus formas de hablar, educado, poco directo y muchas veces no dicen lo que der verdad quieren decir. Quizás a veces parece increíble. Sin embargo, es bueno saber como hacerlo. Ahora, voy a ser honesto, al escribir éste artículo no estaba muy seguro que si me iba …

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