Tactics for LISTENING

First, listen to the audio file and guess the words and phrases you hear. Write it down and this will boost your listening power. Examples: One: 1-What’s your name? 2-It,s Alina Smith. 3-Elina? 4-No, Alina. A-L-I-N-A 5-Oh, Alina. It’s nice to see you, Alina. Two: 1- Your name, please? 2-Matt Rosenblum. 3- Rosenblum… How do you …

125 Ways to Start (and Maintain) a Conversation in English

Parts of an article written by : Benny Lewis Phase 1: Starting the Conversation The best way to start up a conversation with someone you don’t know is to ask a question that’s not too personal. Here are some examples of polite questions you can ask to get things going: “Excuse me, do you have …

Prunes

Prunes They may have an unappealing reputation, but prunes (or dried plums!) are one superfood you’re going to want to add to your diet. Not only do they help digestion, prunes can also protect against cardiovascular disease, may help prevent diabetes, and help lower cholesterol. آلو ممکن است شهرت خوبی داشته باشد ، اما آلو …

Learn English – Asking directions

  Amy: Hi Michael. Michael: Hi Amy. What’s up? Amy: I’m looking for the airport. Can you tell me how to get there? Michael: No, sorry. I don’t know. Amy: I think I can take the subway to the airport. Do you know where the subway is? Michael: Sure, it’s over there. Amy: Where? I …

Learn English – I’m hungry

Thomas: Hi Sarah, how are you? Sarah: Fine, how are you doing? Thomas: OK. Sarah: What do you want to do? Thomas: I’m hungry. I’d like to eat something. Sarah: Where do you want to go? Thomas: I’d like to go to an Italian restaurant. Sarah: What kind of Italian food do you like? Thomas: …

English Classes

Learn English with Mojarradi Ph.D Candidate in ELT ثبت نام برای کلاس های زبان انگلیسی      English Classes محدوده ثبت نام کلاسهای حضوری زبان انگلیسی شهرستان پارس آباد مغان می باشد     Prepare high school students for exams For Grade 9 -10-11-12 Provide students to pass the entrance exams Teaching the important points …

New research quantifies how much speakers’ first language affects learning a new language

Language research has documented that people tend to draw inferences about speakers based on how they talk. These often implicit inferences can occur in the blink of an eye and can affect how smart we think someone is, how much we like them, and more. This is also the case for the non-native accents typically …

Input, interaction, and Second Language Acquisition

Chapter 6. Input, interaction, and Second Language Acquisition Book Name: Understanding Second Language Acquisition Writer: Rod Ellis Professor: Dr.Haniye Davatgari Saeed Mojarradi PhD. Candidate Monday, November 19, 2018 Three views on input in language acquisition It is axiomatic that in order for SLA to take place, there must be (1) some L2 data made available …

Qualitative data collection

Chapter 6: Qualitative data collection Book Name: Research Methods in Applied Linguistics Writer: Professor Zoltan Dornyei Professor: Dr.Zoghi, M      Summarized :Saeed Mojarradi Ph.D. Candidate  Monday, November 19, 2018 Quantitative inquiry can be divided into two distinct phases: 1-data collection 2-and data analysis They typically follow each other in a linear manner. In accordance with the …

G.Power , A free Statistical Calculator

G*Power is a program to calculate statistical power examinations for many distinct T tests, F tests, χ2 tests, z tests and some perfect tests. G*Power can also be used to calculate effect sizes and to show graphically the results of power examinations.In order to find the status of an ongoing action you might need to …