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by Kennen
Tue Jan 10, 2012 4:58 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: Information with tips for practising English
Replies: 0
Views: 647

Information with tips for practising English

In addition to your site and my suggestions here there are a lot of websites with advice and tips for practising English. I've explored a lot of websites with advice for practising English, and I've selected the most useful practical material to share with people interested in this issue. Maybe user...
by Kennen
Thu Nov 17, 2011 3:34 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: Four Skills English Courses
Replies: 0
Views: 679

Four Skills English Courses

This message may contain some new interesting useful information for you. I have prepared my own list of four skills communicative English courses that may be of interest to you. To find a complete list of such courses you can search on the Internet, in particular for Longman English Online. Let me ...
by Kennen
Tue Nov 08, 2011 8:22 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: The importance of listening comprehension in English
Replies: 0
Views: 1677

The importance of listening comprehension in English

People develop not only comprehension skills in English by watching English movies (films) and other programmes on video, on TV or on the Internet, or by listening to BBC English, the Voice of America and other programmes and audio/video recordings for learning English. People also listen to and lea...
by Kennen
Fri Nov 04, 2011 2:37 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: Difficulties and problems in learning English
Replies: 2
Views: 1469

Practical English Usage

The reference book Practical English Usage by Michael Swan contains short clear articles on all the grammatical problems which regularly cause difficulty to foreign learners. In addition, it deals with selected points of vocabulary, idiom, style, pronunciation and spelling. The main differences betw...
by Kennen
Thu Nov 03, 2011 8:10 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: Difficulties and problems in learning English
Replies: 2
Views: 1469

Difficulties and problems in learning English

Different students can have different difficulties and problems in learning English. They can make different mistakes in English pronunciation, grammar, orthography and vocabulary usage. There is a connection between the native language of a learner and particular difficulties in learning and using ...
by Kennen
Tue Oct 25, 2011 7:55 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: Websites for practising speaking English
Replies: 0
Views: 885

Websites for practising speaking English

I believe the following websites are good for practising English, in particular English conversation: www.todays-talking-topics.com www.speak-english-today.com www.eslgold.com www.free-english-study.com www.freeeslmaterials.com www.englishclub.com I'd like to know your opinion about the self-study c...
by Kennen
Mon Oct 17, 2011 5:35 pm
Forum: Material Writing
Topic: Own materials for teaching and learning English
Replies: 0
Views: 2308

Own materials for teaching and learning English

It is a good idea to prepare one's own questions and answers with helpful practical important content on daily life topics and issues. I've almost completed this project of mine. Let me give you a sample of my questions on the topic titled Learning English that are suitable for classroom use: 1. For...
by Kennen
Fri Oct 14, 2011 3:56 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: English courses and self-study
Replies: 0
Views: 726

English courses and self-study

What general English courses including for self-study for each level can be most helpful to learners? I'm trying to explore this issue. Do you have any opinions in this regard? Maybe self-study aids for learning English for all levels can serve as good effective English courses. As the name self-stu...
by Kennen
Mon Oct 10, 2011 9:43 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: English immersion method
Replies: 0
Views: 683

English immersion method

I'd like to discuss with you the following issues: 1. Is it easier for foreign learners to study English through their native language explanations of English pronunciation, grammar and vocabulary? 2. Do you support the method of intuitive English immersion for teaching and learning English? 3. Do y...
by Kennen
Mon Sep 26, 2011 5:01 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: Personal English learning materials.
Replies: 0
Views: 772

Personal English learning materials.

My idea below may be important to you to improve your English materials. As you know word combinations (collocations) in speaking are unpredictable. But it's possible to encompass in ready-made materials a wide variety of English phrases for each conversation topic. Practising English with such mate...
by Kennen
Mon Sep 19, 2011 3:15 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: Logical mastering of a conversation topic in English
Replies: 0
Views: 706

Logical mastering of a conversation topic in English

In my view it is expedient to master a conversation topic in English in the following sequence: 1. Learners listen to and pronounce each sentence of English conversations (thematic dialogues and narrative texts with transcripts). 2. Speaking on each conversation topic (imitation of dialogues (role p...
by Kennen
Fri Jul 08, 2011 8:23 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: Practical suggestions on mastering English on one's own
Replies: 1
Views: 1161

Practical suggestions on mastering English on one's own

I can give you practical suggestions on mastering English on your own. You could combine self-study (teach yourself) books for learning English with English phrasebooks and conversation books. Such books often come with audio and even video aid. Teach yourself books for learning English may be monol...
by Kennen
Tue Jun 21, 2011 5:16 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: Exchange of information
Replies: 0
Views: 813

Exchange of information

I've gathered a lot of material on the issues of mastering English from various sources, some of which may interest you. Let me know your issues of interest regarding English. I do not send junk mail to people. I do not promote or advertise anything. This informative project is intended solely as ex...
by Kennen
Tue Feb 15, 2011 9:47 pm
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: Reading in English
Replies: 2
Views: 1325

Reading in English

Hello Sally, My intention wasn't to impose my views on anyone. I just expressed my opinions on this issue. It is up to a person to agree or disagree with me. Maybe some words in my text need to be easier for understanding and less emphatic so that they don't sound somewhat dictatorial in your view. ...
by Kennen
Sun Feb 13, 2011 6:25 am
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: Reading in English
Replies: 2
Views: 1325

Reading in English

Extensive reading in English with the help of a good English dictionary on a variety of real life topics is one of the ways to learn English vocabulary. Since there is an enormous amount of reading material in English, a learner of English has to prioritise reading in subjects according to learner's...