How to Pronounce 'MUGWUMP'- English Grammar


In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word mugwump. This word is a noun and refers to a person who remains independent, especially from politc parties. This word comes from the Algonquian native peoples in Canada. It has been used in English since the 19th century.

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.

In the unit you can see that the course books have a clearly identified set of achievement objectives which include what the learners are expected to be able to do and what to expect next.when the teachers are teaching each unit in the course books, there is a consistency in the topics and genres in the four skills area (listening, speaking, reading, and writing).In this lesson we watched two videos which were examples of a good ESA class and a poor ESA class. During the example of the poor class it was easy to see why there are so many techniques that are used to have a good ESA class, for example, with out the straight arrow approach the students were lost from the begging, stuck in a study phase they were not ready for.