ESL VS. EFL In Learning And Teaching

the difference between EFL and ESL
There’s a difference when learning & teaching English as a second language (ESL), and learning & teaching English as a foreign language (EFL). Learning ESL versus learning EFL: In learning ESL, the learner is learning English within an English environment. In this case, English is spoken outside the...
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Why You Should Read Aloud To Your Primary Students

advantages to read aloud to primary students
Reading aloud is an important component of the primary level English lesson. The teacher usually reads aloud stories or conversations while the students listen or follow in their books. When you read aloud to your students, you help them to find pleasure and enjoyment in the new language,...
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The Eight Ways To Engage Shy Students In Speaking Tasks

how to engage shy students in EFL speaking tasks
Supporting and encouraging shy students within the classroom can sometimes be one of the most important things that the teacher should focus on. But first, you should think about it, some students are naturally introvert and quiet. They like to be silent. So, your mission is not to...
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Simple Guide To Writing A Basic Essay – Part 2

simple guide to writing a good English essay part 2
According to Simple Guide to Writing a Basic Essay – Part 1, when deciding to write an essay we should consider three important things: subject, target reader(s) and purpose. Also, we recognized the main four types of essays and we became aware of the three components of every...
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Two Solutions To Challenges Teachers Face In Large Classes

challenges of teaching large EFL classes and their solutions
Large classes are a reality in many countries and they bring many challenges to teachers. In this article, I discuss two important solutions to these challenges but let’s start with setting the challenges first. The main challenges of teaching a large class? It’s difficult to keep good discipline...
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Simple Guide To Writing A Basic Essay – Part 1

simple guide to writing a good English essay - part 1
Although there are many topics and purposes for writing an essay, your essay will have the same format and basic structure. This article will guide you on the things you should consider and the necessary steps that you should follow to write a simple basic essay. There are...
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Six Back-To-School Ideas For The First EFL Class.

ideas to the first back-to-school EFL class
Back to school. Finally! In Egypt. The first day of school is a special day for students and teachers. It is a day full of emotions. Teachers get anxious about how to start their first lesson and students feel nervous about what their teachers are like. I agree...
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