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Teenagers

English: teenage boy with sunglasses

English: teenage boy with sunglasses (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

When it comes to teaching, teaching teenagers is the most difficult task in many occasions. Are you a teenager? Do you have teenage children? Were you a troubled child during your teenage years?

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Understand Grammar

sisters Monster

sisters Monster (Photo credit: Puno3000)

If there’s something we can call ugly about learning a language, I think the vast majority of students will agree that we are referring to grammar no matter the language. Can we understand it? Does it exist for a reason?

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Hairdresser’s English

English: Venus of Marbella, Marbella, Málaga, ...

English: Venus of Marbella, Marbella, Málaga, Spain (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Sorry but I love telling about my students, but this one never became my student actually, she made me think a lot of how people get the wrong ideas.

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Uff, what a day!

Sick and Tired (Anastacia song)Well, I have nothing to say today. It’s one of these days in which I feel everything but inspired. One of those days in which you cannot study or do whatever you had to do… (more…)

Drive your emotions, drive your life

English: Emotions
English: Emotions (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Do you really think you are the captain of your soul? Are you really in control of your life? Are you heading to where you want to be heading? We all think we have more control in our lives than what we really have, so let’s go for it! (more…)

Teachers cannot teach!

Víðgelmir cave expeditioners walking on top of...

Víðgelmir cave expeditioners walking on top of a “pipe” formed by lava-skin that rolled half molten down the walls when the flow receded. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

You know I like to take part into the weekly DP Challenge, even though I don’t follow-up each and every week as I sometimes skip some of them. But this week’s about my profession so I think I should say something here. (more…)

Exams

English: Students need sleep in order to study.

English: Students need sleep in order to study. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Exams are terrifying and are among any students’ nightmares. If you are not studying now, I’m sure you remember those difficult exams that drove you crazy, so what can I do? (more…)

Job interview

At a job interview

At a job interview (Photo credit: Arroz y Asado)

It’s common thing nowadays that I’m asked about job interviews, and everyone’s willing to learn the keys for them, so I guess this may help some of you as well. It’s very difficult really, but I will try to help you out as well as I do with my students, by telling you what happened to me in a job interview.

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