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How to teach senses vocabulary New

Category: Vocabulary Topic: Vocabulary
How to teach words related to your five senses, with senses vocabulary games

How to teach like as a preposition New

Category: Teaching English Topic: Prepositions
How to teach the preposition "like", including like as a preposition games

How to teach link verbs/copula verbs

Category: Teaching English Topic: Verbs and Tenses
How to teach verbs that take adjectives instead of adverbs, with linking verb games and other copula verb practice activities

How to teach like and be like

Category: Teaching English Topic: Prepositions
How to teach like as a verb and like as a preposition together

How to teach like, be like and look like

Category: Teaching English Topic: Prepositions
How to teach like as a verb and as a preposition with look and be - including like, be like and look like games

How to teach verbs of senses

Category: English Grammar Topic: Verbs and Tenses
How to teach sense verbs/ verbs of sensation/ sensory verbs/ verbs of perception, including look like, smell like, etc and verbs of senses games

How to teach consonant clusters to EFL learners

Category: Teaching English Topic: Pronunciation
How to present and practise consonant blends, with consonant cluster games

How to teach defining relative clauses

Category: Teaching English Topic: Relative Pronouns
How to present and practise restrictive relative clauses for saying which thing you are talking about, with typical errors and defining relative clauses games

How to teach reduced relative clauses

Category: Teaching English Topic: Relative Pronouns
How to present and practise shorter forms of relative clauses with present and past participles

How to teach non-defining relative clauses

Category: Teaching English Topic: Relative Pronouns
How to teach non-restrictive relative clauses for optional extra information, including non-defining relative clauses games

How to teach a, an, the and no article

Category: Teaching English Topic: Articles
How to teach English definite, indefinite and zero articles, with articles practice games.

How to teach defining and non-defining relative clauses

Category: Teaching English Topic: Relative Pronouns
How to present and practise relative clauses, including defining and non-defining relative clauses games

How to teach a/ an and the

Category: Teaching English Topic: Articles
Definite and indefinite articles teaching tips and practice activities, including a/ an and the games

How to teach relative pronouns

Category: English Grammar Topic: Relative Pronouns
How to present and practise that, which, who, whose, etc.

How to teach much, many, a lot, etc

Category: Teaching English Topic: Quantifiers
How to present and practise quantifiers of large amounts and large numbers, with both adults and young learners.

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