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Twelve Interesting Words

Twelve Interesting Words  How many words are in your vocabulary? The average high school graduate is said to know about 10,000 words. The average 4-year college graduate is said to know about 20,000 words. Do you have room for any more … Continue reading

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English is nutty.

What’s so hard about learning English?  Nothing compared to teaching English as a Second Language to really smart students who love to ask “Why?”   Day 1 lesson plan — Explain why: quicksand is slow A guinea pig is not … Continue reading

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