Monthly Archives: December 2012

A Better Place for Womyn

┬áThis is a conversation lesson adapted from “The Perfect School” on page 46 in Meddings’ and Thornbury’s book Teaching Unplugged: Dogme in English language teaching. Earlier in the semester we adapted “The Perfect School” to our English department. The learners … Continue reading

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Sexy or Cutie? A Matter of Opinion

This lesson comes from the world of K Pop but don’t worry. There will be absolutely no horsey dances and I am the only chubby guy involved in this post. If your fears are assuaged, please…

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A Gentlemanly Definition

Learning to define a term is necessary in academic writing and an important skill for EFL learners especially when it comes to speaking strategies like circumlocution or ‘talking around the word.’ I have mixed feelings about having students write an … Continue reading

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