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Title: Advice to the previous ESL teacher. My previous ESL teacher are in Hong Kong and she indeed had prepared me so well for the college.For example,she gave me a lot of quiz focusing on vocabulary spelling and many reading exercise which help me to improve the understanding on the theme of a article.Despite these useful exercise,my teacher actually could help me improve my English further by adopting following suggestions. First,she could focused more on the simple and basic grammer usage.Believing that learning grammar consumed a lot of time,she seldom taught us grammar.Once I and my classmates made grammatical mistakes,my ESL teacher would simply point out our mistakes without explanation.Indeed,that approach really make the process faster,but students could not figure out what mistakes they made.Fortunately,they may figure out the mistakes.Oppositely,they would make the mistake again in the future.Basic grammar could help us improve reading skills since authors usually used advanced grammar to write sentences.Sometimes,students may find that they understand all the individual words thy read but still have no idea what the author is talking about.Here,grammar plays an important role to make students understand what the author wants to express.Another advantage of mastering grammar is that students can make marvelous sentences with simple words even though lacking variety of vocabulary.Applying suitable grammar,students can make
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This note was uploaded on 12/14/2010 for the course ENGLISH ESL 33A taught by Professor Martin during the Spring '09 term at Pasadena City College.

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