How to Pronounce 'HIDEBOUND'- English Grammar


In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word hidebound. This word refers to an unwillingness to change because of a tradition. Some synonyms for hidebound include conservative, conventional and reactionary.

Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching. This convenient, highly structured design means that you can quickly get to grips with each section before moving onto the next.

Past tenses seems, so far, to be one of the simpler modules. It has very clear points to work on - past simple (with very little elaborated on this one), past continuous, past perfect, and past perfect continuous. This module was layed out nicely with defining each of the tenses in clear and concise terms (past perfect has 'to have' with the past form of the verb).This section was very helpful as it gave a broad and brief summary of the future tenses. It provided the various types of future tense and gave a general list of usages and possible activities for each tense. The future tenses include future simple, future continuous, future perfect, future perfect continuous, going to future, present simple and present continuous.