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by Brian
Wed Dec 14, 2005 8:13 pm
Forum: Literature
Topic: Comics in the EFL/ESL classroom
Replies: 0
Views: 1984

Comics in the EFL/ESL classroom

Hi all, I've just completed a website to support my new comic - Grammarman. The comic is intended to be a fun and light-hearted approach to grammar learning. I think it'll mostly appeal to teens, but older students should enjoy it too. The website has games, downloads, information, clip art etc. Fee...
by Brian
Wed Dec 14, 2005 8:08 pm
Forum: Literature
Topic: newspapers and magazines
Replies: 3
Views: 2906

Thanks! Very helpful.
by Brian
Fri Oct 21, 2005 8:59 am
Forum: Applied Linguistics
Topic: Let Alone
Replies: 8
Views: 1896

Good examples Tara B

In that sentence, 'let alone' means 'forget about it'

Scientist would be amazed if someone had even one of those qualities. As for having both? ... forget about it! That would just be ridiculous!
by Brian
Tue Oct 18, 2005 1:03 pm
Forum: Applied Linguistics
Topic: magazines and newspapers around the world
Replies: 0
Views: 388

magazines and newspapers around the world

Can you help me??? Could you please take 2 minutes to send me some information to help with a list I’m making of newspapers and magazines around the world that are of interest to English language learners. For example, in Thailand we have: The Bangkok Post – which has ‘The Learning Post’ supplement ...
by Brian
Tue Oct 18, 2005 12:52 pm
Forum: Applied Linguistics
Topic: Help: What's the difference in use?
Replies: 2
Views: 647

Without looking it up, and off the top of my head ... I'd say 'continuous' usually means 'not stopping' and 'constant' usually means not changing. In some sentences 'continual' would be better than 'continuous'... And 'constant' can also mean not stopping in some sentences. For example: "I'm sick of...
by Brian
Tue Oct 18, 2005 9:38 am
Forum: Literature
Topic: newspapers and magazines
Replies: 3
Views: 2906

newspapers and magazines

Hi there Could you please spare 2 minutes to send me some information to help with a list I’m compiling? I want to build a database of newspapers and magazines around the world that are of interest to English language learners. For example, in Thailand we have: The Bangkok Post – which has ‘The Lear...