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These English words and phrases should NEVER be used

November 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

And speaking of distinguished men, the avuncular Walter Cronkite has observed, “for those who speak and write formally–presumably setting the standards of proper usage–there must be exercised the utmost care to prevent debasement of the [...]

What our TESOL participants say

November 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

Its an enjoyable 6 days in an atmosphere that was wonderfully conducive and encouraging. (Suresh, 2016) Love your teaching style and your energy. Most of all, your passion in teaching. (Juliana Yeo, 2016) It was a very good and interesting course. I [...]

Do sleeping dogs lie or lay?

May 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

Do sleeping dogs lie or lay?  Consider this letter to the authors from Mary Dillon, of Cumberland Center, Maine: “My friend Beth is a high-school English teacher and lives with her friend Sam, an intelligent Golden Retriever. One day, Beth’s [...]

Changes to Tesol Training Dates in 2016

May 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

CHANGES TO TESOL TRAINING DATES IN 2016 Due to professional and personal work commitments, the May TESOL class has been rescheduled to June 20-25, 2016. As June 22 is a public holiday, please take note that the training times for this class will be [...]

Time to Slow Down

May 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

  From the time that we can stand We want to walk, run and jump Each little step is a step of faith because we can slip we can fall   We seldom, if ever, think about Whether our ankle is strong enough to hold us when engaging in sports [...]
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