Archive for the ‘English Teaching’ Category

Sentence completion worksheet

October 15th, 2012 in English Teaching

Complete the following sentences using appropriate words or phrases. Each question is followed by four suggested answers. Choose the most appropriate one.

Sentence correction worksheet

October 10th, 2012 in English Teaching

In each of the following pairs of sentences, one sentence is correct and the other is wrong. Find out which one is correct.

Teaching large classes

August 20th, 2012 in English Teaching

If you are an ESL teacher working for a language school, you will probably have to teach large classes. Large classes can be fun and exciting, but they are also a whole lot more demanding. Here are a few tips to cope with the challenges of teaching a large class.

Active and passive voice: worksheet

February 25th, 2011 in English Teaching

Change the following sentences into passive voice.

1. I know him.

2. His conduct will surprise you.

3. His failure disgusted his parents.

Advantages and challenges of teaching large classes

November 8th, 2010 in English Teaching

Teaching a small group of students is a whole lot easier than teaching a large group. But unfortunately due to budget and space constraints, many ESL schools only offer large classes that may consist of 50 or more students. No matter what the size of your class is, an ESL teacher has to come up with ideas and activities that will interest and engage his / her students. Fortunately, there are many coping skills and activities that will make your job easier.

What are the basics of teaching English to non-native speakers?

October 28th, 2010 in English Teaching

You can’t be an ESL or EFL teacher just because you speak English as a mother tongue. This article explains some of the basics of teaching English to non-native speakers of English.

Pros and Cons of being an ESL Teacher

October 26th, 2010 in English Teaching

An ESL teaching job gives you international travel opportunities, cross-cultural training and immense job satisfaction. But before you decide to become an ESL teacher, you should also be aware of the issues involved. One of the biggest advantages of getting a TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certification is the opportunity to live and work abroad. Of course, there are challenges too. So what are the pros and cons of being an ESL teacher?