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by SWTeaching
Wed Mar 16, 2016 3:47 pm
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: Get
Replies: 2
Views: 4033

Re: Get

I'm a new teacher and definitely not an expert on grammar, but I wouldn't say that the comparative is needed. One can say, "You're getting good at this!" for instance. I would say 'getting better' was like a phrasal verb (though perhaps not technically speaking) for 'improving'. So when used in this...
by SWTeaching
Tue Mar 15, 2016 1:23 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Help planning a 3 lesson course on grammar?
Replies: 3
Views: 2180

Re: Help planning a 3 lesson course on grammar?

Hi Mr Killah, Thanks a lot for the reply, I'd almost lost hope. That's a great idea for an activity, I'll have to give it a go. I've had two lessons now (both lesson one of three, with two different classes). They're spoken English is very poor, they find it really hard to understand what I'm saying...
by SWTeaching
Tue Feb 23, 2016 11:05 am
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Help planning a 3 lesson course on grammar?
Replies: 3
Views: 2180

Help planning a 3 lesson course on grammar?

Hi everyone, I've been asked to teach a class preparing post-A-level students for a short English exam consisting of 20 multiple choice questions, part of a series of entrance exams for an administration school in Cote D'Ivoire. The grammar is mostly pre-intermediate level I think. I'll have just 3 ...