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Teaching Grammar →  August 30, 2011

Teaching Grammar   The term grammar is perhaps one of the most misused and misunderstood words that pertain to language. Generally, the term has come to encompass not only the structure of a language but also aspects of usage and social acceptability. Teaching grammar may be defined as the study and description of the grammar […]

Observation Games →  August 30, 2011

Observation Games   1. Point-and-Say This is the simplest of the observation games. Simply divide the group into two teams, and touch or hold up an object the name of which has been taught. Members of each team take their turn in naming the object by pointing and saying: “That’s a (an) …” If someone […]

Guessing Games →  August 30, 2011

Guessing Games 1. What’s In It? One team is given a bag and the other a box. At the disposal of both teams is a locker full of objects the names of which are known to the group. Each team takes it turn in coming to the locker and selecting an object without showing it […]

Teaching Reading →  August 30, 2011

Teaching Reading   Reading is a complex process of language acquisition. It is closely connected with the comprehension of what is read, consequently it is a complicated intellectual activity. It requires the ability on the part of the reader to carry out a number of mental operations: analysis, synthesis, induction, deduction, comparison and others. There […]