Language Learning

English for Specific Purpose and General English

English for Specific Purpose and General English   What is difference between (ESP) English for Specific Purpose and General English?  How Is ESP different to EGP? Hutchinson et al. (1987:53) answers this quite simply, “in theory nothing, in practice a great deal”. In his time, teachers of General English courses, while acknowledging that students had …

English Language Teaching Objective and Learning Outcome at Elementary Stage

English Language Teaching Objective and Learning Outcome at Elementary Stage Learning Outcomes at Elementary Stage English language teacher will adopt integrated language teaching approach. We will focus on developing different language skills (Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing) and integrated grammar.  The National Curriculum Framework (NCF 2005) provides the framework for developing curriculum and syllabus, textbooks …

Storytelling to Teach Language in the Classroom- Importance and Benefits

Storytelling to teach language in classroom – Importance and Benefits Wise English language teacher plans interactive and communicative lesson plan for maximize language learning in the classroom.  Teacher uses story to teach the language skills as well as other language components. A story can be used for teaching different language skills and the teacher exploits …

Role of Textbook in Language Teaching and Learning

  Role of Textbook in Language Teaching and Learning Textbooks play a pivotal role in language classrooms in all types of educational institutions – public schools, colleges, and language schools – all over the world. In some contexts, teachers are free to choose their own textbooks. The vast majority of teachers, however, have textbooks suggested, …

English Speaking Skill-Basic English conversation learning for beginners

Learning second language is complex phenomena. Educator needs to provide ample opportunities for learners to practice English speaking in real life situations. Educator should initiate language learning activities through simple to complex. Educator should help second language learner initially:- To speak common English words i.e. words related to day to day life To speak simple …

English language learning: Importance and benefits of practice and exposure

 Language learning is a complex phenomenon.   Language learning is a complex phenomenon. So learning second language is more complex phenomena. In fact, complex phenomena of the world can be de-complex slowly and gradually. If we care greatly, and slowly move to explore the complexity of the world, the complexities become feasible, so is the case …