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What is Language?

What is Language? by John Pereira (Kyoto, Japan) What Is Language? In this short, informal article I’d like to talk about what is intrinsic to language per se, that is language as we usually understand the term with no reference … Continue reading

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TEFL Lesson Plans

TEFL Lesson Plans by Aarti Thomas (India) Some useful TEFL Lesson Plans One of the most important things an ESL teacher has to do and have is a complete and thorough TEFL lesson plan. It is based on this lesson … Continue reading

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Extensive Reading: What is it?

Saturday, June 9th. 2018 Time: 2PM-4PM (Doors open at 1:30) Where: Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Library (Near Nishi-Kokubunji Station) Google Map Contact: WestTokyoJALT@gmail.com Cost: Free to JALT members. Non-members 1,000 Yen RSVP: Reserve your Seat! Abstract: In this presentation, Dr. Boon … Continue reading

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Reading Activities Part 1

Reading Activities Part 1 by Sophia McMillan (Shane Training Centre, Japan) What knowledge are you using to read this? One thing you are using is your knowledge of the grapho-phonemic relationships of English, i.e. the links between written letters and … Continue reading

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