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Expressions Quiz: Conflict

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions used when talking about dealing with conflict.

Expressions Quiz: Conflict

Is a TEFL Certificate Worth it? YES, and Here’s WHY Teaching English as a Foreign Language, also generally referred to as TEFL, is an introduction and a minimum qualification to teach English in certain countries.  But the question most people ask is: Is a TEFL certificate worth it? TEFL certification is worth it, particularly if you want to teach in non-native English-speaking countries. A good […]

18 fun comparative/superlative activities Stimulating practice combining comparative adjectives and superlative adjectives, including both comparative and superlative drilling games and communicative practice

10 Exciting Alternative Careers For ESL Teachers To Transition to According to Forbes, companies like hiring teachers because of their exceptional communication, presentation, and leadership skills, which are also often underrated

Top 5 Strategies to Better Connect with Your Students  The following five strategies to better relate to your students will pay off big time by both improving student performance and making your job easier

Teach English in Vietnam After the Pandemic The article describes how the Pandemic affected teaching in Vietnam, how it has recovered and which locations teachers can pick in Vietnam

10 Best Writing Tools for Online Teaching (and how to use them!) What I found to be a good tool for us as teachers is any tool that helps us save time. And, more importantly, a tool that is accessible anytime and anywhere

ESL Teaching and Post-Pandemic: What Changed? Has the pandemic affected ESL teachers? This article will discuss seven ways the pandemic affected ESL teachers and provide tips for ESL teachers to succeed in the post-pandemic

Illustrated Vocabulary These pages show words and pictures by topic.

Barriers to ESL Reading Literacy Every Teacher Should Know Teaching reading to ESL students can be more complex than teaching it to native English speakers for a variety of reasons. ESL students face challenges reading English that they don’t typically encounter with their native language because there are many different cognitive processes taking place when reading in a second language. For this reason, every […]

7 Tips for Creating ESL Lesson Plans for Kids When you teach English as a second language, particularly in kindergarten, it is not always easy to come up with lesson plans that are fun, engaging, and effective.  Here are a few tips on creating lesson plans that will not only give you lots of fun and engagement but also help you effectively manage your […]

Adverbs List This is a list of common single-word adverbs, showing adverbs of manner, place, time and degree.

6 Mistakes Not to Make as an ESL Teacher Teaching English as a second language is easily the most enjoyable and rewarding career that I’ve had, but many lessons have been learned along the way that have shaped how I teach today. Much like our students, we learn from our mistakes, though it’s a much more painless process if we can learn from the […]

7 Marketing Tips for Tutors Once you establish yourself as a good tutor, you will need to find ways to market yourself as a tutor. Here are my 7 top marketing tips for tutors.

Expressions Quiz: Describing People

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions used when talking about Describing People.
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Expressions Quiz: Interacting

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions used when talking about Interacting.

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Expressions Quiz: Punishment

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions used when talking about Punishment.

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Expressions Quiz: Crime

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions used when talking about Crime.

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Expressions Quiz: Time 2

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions used when talking about Time.

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How to Become a Successful Tutor As with becoming a good teacher, there are ways to establish yourself as a good tutor. Here are 7 helpful tips to becoming a good tutor and reaping all the benefits.

Onomatopoeia Words Onomatopoeia is the formation of a word through imitation of a sound associated with that word. For example, the word buzz imitates the sound of some flying insects. Here are twenty very common onomatopoeic words, together with their meanings and example sentences for verb and noun, along with an audio recording in each case.

For teachers: Vocabulary Activity Sheets Free downloadable and printable two-page Vocab activity sheets that encourage students to practise their English skills both alone and working with a partner. Each student activity sheet comes with one page of teacher's notes giving clear directions and answers.

For teachers: Grammar Activity Sheets Free downloadable and printable two-page grammar activity sheets that encourage students to practise their English skills both alone and working with a partner. Each student activity sheet comes with one page of teacher's notes giving clear directions and answers.

Expressions Quiz: Time 1

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions used when talking about Time.

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Internet vs World Wide Web - what's the difference?

Many people think that the Internet and the Web are the same. Although they are intermingled and used together, they are certainly not the same. The Internet could exist without the Web, but the Web as we know it could not exist without the Internet.
Internet vs WWW

7 Online Free Tools Teachers Often Underutilize These tools will help you become efficient as a teacher and increase your students' participation. What I like the most is that these tools make it easy to access all your teaching materials, including students' grades, and assessments, online anywhere and anytime

Expressions Quiz: Sleep

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions used when talking about Sleep.

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Expressions Quiz: Relationships

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions used when talking about Relationships.

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Expressions Quiz: Money

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions used when talking about Money.

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Expressions Quiz: Location

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions used when talking about Location.

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Strategies for Teaching Young Learners Teaching ESL to young learners can be one of the most rewarding jobs that an educator can have, but it can also come with many challenges. It’s not always easy for children to maintain interest in a topic and keep their attention where it should be. If you’re currently teaching a class of younger learners and struggling with it, the following five tips should help make the lesson easier for you and your students.

Expressions Quiz: Food

Do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions used when talking about Food.

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How to Effectively Make a Noisy Class Quiet Imagine entering your class and noticing that class is noisy; what do you do? One of the greatest fears most teachers have is being perceived by other colleagues or administration as incapable of managing classes or as a bad teacher.  Let’s discuss some tips on effectively making a noisy class quiet and getting them to […]

9 Signs That You Are a Bad TEFL Teacher I met a lot of teachers who lost their jobs or got flagged as "bad teachers". Here are some of the characteristics they share

9 Signs You Are a Bad TEFL Teacher I met a lot of teachers who lost their jobs or got flagged as "bad teachers". Here are some of the characteristics they share

How to build an effective ESL course When teaching English, there may be times when you’ll need to create an ESL course. This is a common scenario when teaching abroad in many schools, as school administrators often provide materials while leaving it up to their teachers to decide how to implement them into lessons. Also, with so much teaching taking place online, […]

Expressions with Key Words Quizzes

Try these fun multiple-choice quizzes with typical English expressions that use common or key words such as do, just, see, well. Each quiz has 10 questions (with answers).

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Expressions with YOU Quiz

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions that include the word YOU.

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How To Make Teaching Grammar Fun Again English grammar can be challenging for ESL learners, so it's essential to find ways to make it fun and easy for your students to digest

Expressions with WELL Quiz

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions that include the word WELL.

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Expressions with UNDER Quiz

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions that include the word UNDER.

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Expressions with VOICE Quiz

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions that include the word VOICE.

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Is Teaching TEFL a Good Career? TEFL can be an excellent career. The more skilled and experienced you are, the more opportunities you will have

A Day in My Life as an ESL Teacher in a Public School in Thailand   One of the many benefits of teaching ESL is the opportunity to work as a teacher in different countries. Thailand has become a popular destination for many ESL teachers because of its low cost of living and high demand for English teachers. When combined with a friendly, easy-going culture, modern cities, and gorgeous beaches, it’s […]

Expressions with TAKE Quiz

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions that include the word TAKE.

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Expressions with SEE Quiz

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions that include the word SEE.

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Expressions with RUN Quiz

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions that include the word RUN.

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Expressions with PUT Quiz

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions that include the word PUT.

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Expressions with ON Quiz

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions that include the word ON.

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Expressions with NO Quiz

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of common English expressions that include the word NO.

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