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 …

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 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 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.

Key issues in Second Language Acquisition

Chapter 1: Key issues in Second Language Acquisition Book Name: Understanding Second Language Acquisition Writer: Rod Ellis Summarized: Saeed Mojarradi Ph.D. Candidate T.3 Second language acquisition (SLA) is a complex process, involving many interrelated factors. What is second language acquisition? In order to investigate SLA, it is important to establish clearly what is meant by …

I gotta + (verb)

I gotta + (verb) ‘I gotta’ is grammatically incorrect. It is more of a spoken form. If you want to say this with proper grammar, the equivalent would be, ‘I have got to’ or ‘I’ve got to’. In the spoken form, ‘got to’ is shortened to ‘gotta’ and the word ‘have’ is dropped. فایل تکمیلی …

I wanna + (verb)

I wanna + (verb) The word ‘wanna’ is incorrect grammatically. It is equivalent to ‘want to.’ When combined with the word ‘I’ it helps communicate something you want to do. برای تکمیل فایل درس لطفاً خرید ذیل را انجام دهید

I’m good at – I’m + (verb)

Please , inform to your friends who are interested in learning English… I’m good at I’m + (verb) I’m good at : I’m + (verb) : یادگیری زبان انگلیسی با تکرار و تمرین امکان پذیر است و با توجه به جزییات بصورت سیستماتیک. در دو درس حاضر در ادامه یادگیری اساسی گرامر زبان و بکارگیری …

3. LANGUAGE CURRICULUM: VALUES AND OPTIONS

Book Name: The ELT Curriculum Design, Innovation and Management Summarized by Saeed Mojarradi Ph.D. candidate Language   Curriculum: Values and Options Here we want to place language syllabus design within the wider context of curriculum. It is important to review some of the major value systems or ideologies which underlie approaches to this curriculum. We must …