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 …

4 Vitamins To Take To Stay Fit

Our bodies need a range of vitamins and minerals in order to function optimally, and food sources are always the best way to get them.If you eat a well balanced diet that includes fruits, vegetables, protein, fiber, and certain fortified foods like milk and bread, you are probably getting enough of everything and don’t need …

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 …

Lesson 5 – 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? …

Lesson 4 – 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 …

Lesson 3 – What’s your name?

    John: Excuse me, what’s your name? Jessica: My name is Jessica. What’s yours? John: John. Jessica: You speak English very well. John: Thank you. Jessica: Do you know what time it is? John: Sure. It’s 5:10PM. Jessica: What did you say? John: I said its 5:10PM. Jessica: Thanks. John: You’re welcome.

Lesson 2 – Do you speak English?

    Mary: Excuse me, are you American? Robert: No. Mary: Do you speak English? Robert: A little, but not very well. Mary: How long have you been here? Robert: 2 months. Mary: What do you do for work? Robert: I’m a student. How about you? Mary: I’m a student too.

Lesson 1 – Where are you from?

  James: Hello. Lisa: Hi. James: How are you? Lisa: I’m good. How are you? James: Good. Do you speak English? Lisa: A little. Are you American? James: Yes. Lisa: Where are you from? James: I’m from California. Lisa: Nice to meet you. James: Nice to meet you too.    

Medical Emergencies

  Call an ambulance!   I need a doctor        There’s been an accident    please hurry!   I’ve cut myself    I’ve burnt myself   Are you OK?  Is everyone OK?   یک آمبولانس صدا کنید من به یک پزشک نیاز دارم یک تصادف اتفاق افتاده است لطفا عجله کنید من خودم …

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 …