What do you believe to be the qualities of a good teacher?
To be a good teacher means to have a combination of qualities that complete each
other and help to create a proactive teacher and a rewarding teaching experience. First of
all, to be a
Questions on Lesson Nine
Which level of students is a teacher most likely to encounter?
Those unwilling to accept presentation of language
Those without previously learned bad habits
What is the term for learners who all share the same mother
Questions on Lesson Eleven
Using the sample extracts below which are taken from a beginner level
course book state in less the 250 words whether you would like to work with
this materials or not and the reasons why?
As a teacher for lower elemen
Questions on Lesson Eight
List five typical situations where we need to listen
Examples of listening situations are listening to radio broadcasts, telephone
conversations, airport announcements, receiving directions or instructions, and
listening to speec
Questions on Lesson Ten
What age range does the term young learners refer to?
It refers to ages 4-13 years old.
Approximately when do children become capable of abstract thought?
Children become capable of abstract thought after the age of 7.
Why it is vi
Questions on Lesson Seven
Accuracy is more important than fluency in the presentation and practice stages of
The production stage is intended to develop fluency in the learners.
It is normally acceptable to present dialect form when pr
Questions on Lesson Five
How many vowel sounds are there in English?
There are 12 vowel sounds in the English language.
How many consonant sounds are there in English?
There are 24 consonant sounds in the English language.
How many diphthongs are there?
Questions on Lesson Four
Give an example of a cognate as mentioned in the lesson.
English name, French nomme, Hindi nam
Give an example of a false friend as mentioned in the lesson.
Embarrassed in Spanish means pregnant
What are lexical sets?
They are set
Questions on Lesson One
Is the teaching of English as a foreign Language increasing or decreasing around
Teaching English as a foreign language is increasing around the world.
What was the most widely studied language five hundred years ago?
Questions on Lesson Three
When teaching a structure. Teachers should always show down when speaking.
Contractions should not be taught at an early stage. False
Teachers should make use of a wide range of media e.g realia, OHPs etc. True
Questions on Lesson Six
What is the name we give to real things we use for teaching in the classroom?
It is called realia.
What do we call pictures which have been pasted onto card for classroom use?
They are called flashcards.
What is a feely bag?
Questions on Lesson Two
Say what the names are of these tenses:
He has been working all day. Present perfect continuous
She is going to have a great time in Barbados. Going to for the future
The police are looking for a tall, dark haired man with a limp.