eslHQ Home
User Name Password
Lost Password? | Join eslHQ.com, it's FREE!
View today's posts
Search Extras Help   

Showing results 1 to 25 of 28
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search Forums: Posts Made By: jakda
Forum: English Questions Nov 14th, 2011, 12:10 am
Replies: 3
Views: 2,515
Posted By jakda
Re: Two idiomatic expressions

Great explanations. I'd like to add that "to be in the zone" is when you seem to do things without thinking too much about them. You're in the moment and it's easier to get out of the zone than it is...
Forum: Introductions Mar 1st, 2011, 06:10 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 4,494
Posted By jakda
Re: Hai everyone..

Welcome to the forum!
Forum: Introductions Feb 21st, 2011, 08:34 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 1,792
Posted By jakda
Re: Hello!

Hello Steve!

Welcome to the site. I'm sure you'll find soon enough that it's a very responsive board. Let us know how you do in your course and where you decide to go!
Forum: Introductions Feb 13th, 2011, 12:20 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,783
Posted By jakda
Re: new to forum :)

I'm male but I've met a lot of females in different countries who travelled alone. Which country do you want / are you going to?
Forum: Teaching ESL Feb 7th, 2011, 10:10 am
Replies: 4
Views: 5,255
Posted By jakda
Re: Teaching Advanced Students

Have you thought about getting an advanced course book? I always try and use course books in advanced company lessons. Although it's only used for about half the lesson time, I use it as a base and...
Forum: Introductions Feb 2nd, 2011, 09:01 am
Replies: 8
Views: 2,059
Posted By jakda
Re: hi from Turkey!

Does anyone have any materials on possessive adjectives and subject pronouns? You're going to like this forum as everyone is very helpful and someone is always there to answer your questions.
Forum: General Chat Jan 29th, 2011, 04:34 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 5,999
Posted By jakda
Re: Teaching online

It is very popular now and it's how I make my living. It's very different teaching online than face to face and there are some advantages. If you both use headphones then the sound quality is...
Forum: Advertise Your Services Jan 25th, 2011, 01:26 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 3,826
Posted By jakda
Re: What's the Best Country to Teach English In?

Has anyone taught in the countries listed? What experiences have you had there?
Forum: General Chat Jan 24th, 2011, 04:07 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 2,733
Posted By jakda
Re: Online Course Materials

Sue, these are fantastic and exactly what I'm looking for! Thank you so much for sharing these links. I had been searching for days and couldn't find anything close to these sites. I really...
Forum: General Chat Jan 23rd, 2011, 11:14 am
Replies: 7
Views: 2,733
Posted By jakda
Re: Online Course Materials

Thanks for the links Sue! I'll take a look at those today and let you know what I think.

Desitnyawaits - I use Englishclub but I'm looking for a complete course already set out. Thanks for the...
Forum: Advertise Your Services Jan 23rd, 2011, 11:10 am
Replies: 1
Views: 2,303
Posted By jakda
Re: Fun audio and ebooks for EFL teachers & students

I will definitely check this out as I am looking for more material for my intermediate students.

Thanks.
Forum: General Chat Jan 17th, 2011, 10:53 am
Replies: 7
Views: 2,733
Posted By jakda
Online Course Materials

When teaching in a language school the teacher and each students gets a copy of a course book and then they work through this. Is there an option anywhere to get those materials online?

From what...
Forum: English Questions Jan 17th, 2011, 10:46 am
Replies: 8
Views: 5,854
Posted By jakda
Re: simple past or present perfect??

The choice is definitely more common in American English. In America I constantly hear, "Did you eat yet?" After being here a while it's starting to become a lot easier on the ear. In the UK we would...
Forum: Teaching ESL Jan 17th, 2011, 10:43 am
Replies: 3
Views: 3,433
Posted By jakda
Re: Suugestions for dealing with Young Learners with a very short attention span

That is tough. 2 hours with young learners is a long time. Have you tried songs before? Get them singing (with and without lyrics) and then putting actions to the words really gets them involved and...
Forum: Introductions Jan 6th, 2011, 12:00 pm
Replies: 4
Hi!
Views: 2,149
Posted By jakda
Re: Hi!

Hello Willy, this a good forum, I'm sure you'll like it here.
Forum: General Chat Jan 1st, 2011, 01:41 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 2,373
Posted By jakda
Re: New Year's Resolutions

Sometimes it's hard to escape that. I don't really set new resolutions but check where I am on my general goals. 2010 was pretty good and I'm looking forward to this year.
Forum: General Chat Dec 27th, 2010, 05:19 am
Replies: 4
Views: 2,373
Posted By jakda
New Year's Resolutions

Has anyone made any? What are they?
Forum: General Chat Dec 24th, 2010, 08:13 am
Replies: 4
Views: 2,806
Posted By jakda
Re: Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas mesmark. I've enjoyed reading your posts, hope you have a great holiday period.
Forum: ESL Games and Activities Dec 20th, 2010, 06:54 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 121,532
Posted By jakda
Re: Looking for songs to teach tenses!

Although most young people would not think this is for them, Johnny Cash - If I Were a Carpenter is good for conditionals. The vocab is a little difficult in places though.

JOHNNY CASH - IF I WERE A...
Forum: ESL Games and Activities Dec 16th, 2010, 03:05 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 41,003
Posted By jakda
Re: Soccer Game (printable game board)

I always play this game. I use a variation of it and play it on the chalkboard using bluetack for the football. It was very good during the world cup in Spain but things can get a bit rowdy,...
Forum: ESL Games and Activities Dec 14th, 2010, 07:56 am
Replies: 2
Views: 26,286
Posted By jakda
Re: Christmas Activities for adults

Singing Christmas songs is always fun for adults as it's the time of the year when they are especially open to singing and having fun. Last year I asked them all to bring in something traditional....
Forum: General Chat Dec 12th, 2010, 07:32 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 2,901
Posted By jakda
Re: Name your favorite food!

My favourite food is probably Indian style curry. I love to make it and love it when someone makes it for me!
Forum: Teaching ESL Dec 10th, 2010, 05:05 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 23,532
Posted By jakda
Re: 101 Ways To Use Your Whiteboard - the challenge

53 - Use happy and sad faces. In classes of young students you can draw two faces at opposite ends. Like this..

:)
Pablo
Jessica

:mad:
Sara

Pablo...
Forum: Teaching ESL Dec 8th, 2010, 05:57 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 4,892
Posted By jakda
Re: Students show up to class later and later...

You can always change your lessons to accommodate those who turn up late, but it isn't fair on the other students. Talk to them individually and explain that it affects others you, and the other...
Forum: General Chat Dec 6th, 2010, 06:23 am
Replies: 0
Views: 1,379
Posted By jakda
Getting Private Classes in Spain

I just want to share with you some tips that I have found to work when looking for private English students in Spain.

Firstly there are many online resources. The problem I found with this was that...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 28

 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:00 pm.

All materials from this website are for classroom-use only. Digital redistribution of materials, in part or in whole, is strictly forbidden!

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2