In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word quay. This word is used as a noun and refers to the platform used for loading and unloading ships. Synonyms for quay include wharf, pier or landing stage. The spelling of the word was influenced by the French spelling quai.
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.
At this unit, we should know the grammar, as is the most important part of the curse, as we have to be able to understand and to teach our student. It is very important to have this knowlwdge, as part of our work. If a student see that we are not able to know the grammar, they will not trust in our knowledge as a teacher.
Teacher should be able to know everything.In this unit I have learned about the different ways you can get students interested in a topic to help with their receptive skills. Before this unit I did not know that receptive skills were reading and listening. It was also interesting to bring up that listening is a lot harder than reading, because with reading students can review the words over and over again.