Tagged: methods

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Approach, method, procedure and technique

The difference between approach, method, procedure, and technique English Language Teaching (ELT) terminology can be sometimes confusing. This post tries to describe the difference between approach, method, procedure, and technique. It is important, for...

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Task Based Language Teaching (TBLT)

What is Task-Based Language Teaching? Task-based language teaching (TBLT) is a type of instruction that relies on the use of authentic target language to do meaningful tasks. TBLT is also referred to as task-based...

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PPP approach to language teaching

What is the PPP approach to language teaching? This post tries to explain what is meant by the PPP approach to language teaching. A brief explanation is provided followed by a description of the...

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The Audiolingual Method (slideshow)

The Audiolingual Method The objective of the Audiolingual Method is accurate pronunciation and grammar, the ability to respond quickly and accurately in speech situations and knowledge of sufficient vocabulary to use with grammar patterns....

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PPP Approach according to Scott Thornburry

PPP Approach according to Scott Thornbury According to Scott Thornbury, the Presentation Practice Produce ( PPP) model to teaching has advantages and disadvantages.  Debating the pros and cons of a “presentation-practice-production” language teaching model,...

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Language Teaching Methods: Silent Way Lesson

Silent Way Lesson The Silent Way is an innovative method designed by Caleb Gattegno in the 70s. It focuses on discovery, creativity, problem solving and the use of accompanying materials such as cuisenaire rods....

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Dogme approach to English language teaching

This is a link to an article about the Dogme approach to English language teaching by Luke Meddings and Scott Thornbury: The main points they try to make are the following: How did dogme emerge?...