In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word thrasonical. This word is a synonym for boastful or bragging. It orginates from the fictional character Thraso, who is a soldier in the comedy Eunuchus, a play written by Terence over 2,000 years ago. Due to his bragging nature, Thraso was the inspiration for this word.
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.
Unit 19 is about teaching special groups.It shows the wide range of special categories of students starting from beginners and children to business students. Every category has its needs and the lessons have to be tailored specifically and accurately so that the students can be motivated and stimulated efficiently.I have always found teaching young learners very challenging.Unit fourteen is devoted to course books and lesson materials. according to the lesson's fourteen materials I've learned that course books are very emotive issue for many teachers. Now I know that materials can be divided into two groups: authentic materials and created materials. Unit fourteen has a lot of examples that can help me to do my own and used in my future lessons.