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by Nersi
Sat Apr 25, 2009 7:24 am
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: The changing times.
Replies: 0
Views: 2012

The changing times.

With the miraculous advance in communication technology the teacher finds tradititional approaches to language learning disasterously insufficient. After 20 years of teaching I find a lot missing in my instructions, and sometimes I wonder what future teachers would thinks of us when they see how lit...
by Nersi
Wed Apr 22, 2009 1:33 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: teaching methods
Replies: 5
Views: 8596

Re: teaching methods

Well, we call it gigo. first you have to provide enough input by examples and patterns, and then you can get a fraction of the input from your learners, so start giving as much as you can with passion an optimism before you ask for feedback. TPR is a good method to start with, after introducing obje...
by Nersi
Wed Apr 22, 2009 1:19 pm
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: Tense question
Replies: 2
Views: 4514

Re: Tense question

The fist sententence is present towards future. The second and the third sentences are noun phrases in series with" the day..." ;therefore , they shouldn't be capitalized and punctuated by periods. :D
by Nersi
Wed Apr 22, 2009 11:10 am
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Searching for Online ESL Tutoring Job
Replies: 11
Views: 26833

Re: Searching for Online ESL Tutoring Job

I live in Tehran and I am an English teacher. I have students who would like to have a native speaker as their tutor. Please tell me how much you are thinking of charging and what plans you have for online teaching.