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Second Language Acquisition: #Language, #Culture & #Identity, for #English Language #Learners #Worldwide – #ELL / #ESL / #EAL / #EFL #ELT

20 of 20 people found the following review helpful 5.0 out of 5 stars An Engaging Introduction to Learning a Second Language. December 18, 2013 By Dennis Waller Amazon TOP 500 REVIEWER “Second Language Acquisition” by Thomas Baker explores the … Continue reading

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Teaching Debate in Chile: Age of Wisdom, Season of Light, Spring of Hope

Book Description Publication Date: July 19, 2013 Why should everyone learn how to debate? Here’s a global answer: “Sooner or later, all the people of the world will have to discover a way to live together in peace… If this … Continue reading

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Chile versus Korea: The TEFL Showdown (by Coleen Monroe)

Chile versus Korea: The TEFL Showdown Source: Reverse Retrograde Blog Author: Coleen Monroe Twitter: @ColeenMonroe Unfortunately, this is what happens when I give my students a creative task. It’s a blood zombie. An hour before the flight, I asked a … Continue reading

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New Video & New 2013 Catalog: Celebrating 1 Million Page Views!

** 1 Million Page views… What a marvelously magnificent milestone! And it comes on the eve of the IATEFL Conference in Liverpool, and I’m one of the official bloggers for the conference. What a coincidence, how these two events converge, … Continue reading

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IATEFL-Chile IV Regional Conference 2013: June 1st, 2013

IV Regional Conference 2013 IATEFL-Chile IV Regional Conference 2013 Source: http://www.iateflchile.cl/international-conference/ Do you want to register for our IV Regional Conference? Follow these steps iateflchile.cl/registration-i… — IATEFL Chile (@IATEFL_Chile) March 20, 2013 Do you know about our plenary speakers? Read … Continue reading

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TESOL CHILE 2013: Heading North with TEFL in Chile

Submit your paper for our 2013 conference: HEADING NORTH WITH TEFL IN CHILE, Aug 30 & 31; UNAP Iquique!tesolchile.cl/welcome/2013/0… — tesolchile (@tesolchile) March 25, 2013 TESOL CHILE 2013: Heading North with TEFL in Chile Source: http://tesolchile.cl/welcome/ Dear TESOLers, We are … Continue reading

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The #Mother #Tongue in the Chilean EFL Classroom: How We Learn English [Kindle Edition]

The Mother Tongue in the Chilean EFL Classroom: How We Learn English [Kindle Edition] Book Description Publication Date: September 21, 2012 The Mother Tongue Taboo (speak only English in the classroom) addresses all the “Taboo Topics”: Monolingual Fallacy, Native Speaker … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago: Is There A Place For The Passive?

Is There A Place For the Passive? by Thomas Baker Japan TESOL Journal Excerpt Introduction Writers of stylebooks and many teachers, the latter perhaps influenced by the former, often advise students to “use the active voice” (see Hacker 2008; Manser … Continue reading

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Train to Teach English as a Foreign Language

IH London is one of the largest teacher training centres in the UK. Our CELTA programme is for people who want to teach English as a second language either in the UK or abroad. CELTA teacher training is ideal for … Continue reading

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Expat Teacher of English as A Foreign Language Needed – ASAP!

An expatriate (in abbreviated form, expat) is a person temporarily or permanently residing in a country and culture other than that of the person’s upbringing or legal residence. The word comes from the Latin term expatriātus from ex (“out of”) … Continue reading

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