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by JeremyTaylor
Mon Dec 12, 2011 5:49 pm
Forum: Texts
Topic: New eBooks on English idioms, proverbs and abbreviations
Replies: 0
Views: 2608

New eBooks on English idioms, proverbs and abbreviations

I have just completed three books for learners of English on English idioms, proverbs and abbreviations. I have tried to make the format fresh and interesting for readers and I would welcome any feedback from both teachers and students. The books are available as eBooks on Amazon and there should be...
by JeremyTaylor
Sun May 16, 2010 1:27 pm
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: A teaching idea with 'non-standard' English
Replies: 2
Views: 1994

A teaching idea with 'non-standard' English

I have put together a collection of non-standard English which most people would consider mistakes. A nice exercise is to show the photos to your students and try to get them to say what is wrong. They might be surprised at how many mistakes native speakers make. The photos can be found at http://ww...
by JeremyTaylor
Sun May 16, 2010 12:23 pm
Forum: Literature
Topic: For Chinese students learning English
Replies: 3
Views: 5520

What is the intended reading/grade level for these books? Probably A2 but it will depend on the students. All Chinese speaking students can read the story as there is a translation, though others with A2 English should be able to read. The best way to find out is to download the stories and try the...
by JeremyTaylor
Sun Feb 21, 2010 1:02 pm
Forum: Literature
Topic: Looking for highly recommended ESL literature
Replies: 2
Views: 5061

Excellent ESL book

I would recommend almost anything by Colin Granger. Have a look at http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/0435 ... 0435250175
by JeremyTaylor
Fri Feb 19, 2010 6:51 am
Forum: Literature
Topic: For Chinese students learning English
Replies: 3
Views: 5520

For Chinese students learning English

I have just uploaded 2 e.books for Chinese speakers learning English. One is in simplified Chinese, the other is in traditional chinese. Both books contain recordings made by an English actress and lots of great photographs. Simplified Chinese version Traditional Chinese version Hope you (and your s...