"The mediocre teacher tells, the good teacher explains, the superior teacher demonstrates,
the great teacher inspires." William Arthur Ward

Monday, 24 March 2014

The classroom

I'm sharing with you a poster Emilce found on the internet:

Interesting, isn't it? What do you think about it? Is this a complete idea of what goes on in a classroom?
Is anything missing? What would you add or dismiss?

Time to share opinions!!

Wednesday, 19 March 2014

Reported speech

Something nice and simple about reported speech:

Reported questions:


Reported statements:

Reporting verbs:

Click on "reference" for some explanation.

Office gossip

 Watch the following video and try to answer the following questions using reported speech:

  • Why does Nick want to talk with his boss? 
  • What did he say about Kirsten? 
  • What is she always doing? 
  • What does Nick think about the relation? 
  • What did Nick about the rest of the people? 
  • How do they react? 
  • How did Nick say he felt?
  • What did his boss answer?
  • Does this also happen in your workplace?
  • How common is it?

    Monday, 17 March 2014


    This welcome message is rather weird, isn't it?
    Anyway, I thought it was something different and funny.
    I hope you like it!

    * Now, have a look at all the components on the sidebar. I'm sure you'll find them really useful.

    * You can also leave your comments by clicking on "comments" below. I love reading them!

    * Comments are moderated, you won't find them just after you've posted them.


    Follow these steps (if you need to see the images more clearly, just click on them):