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Share Speak English Right - 4/18/17
2017-4-28 09:59
Add me on WeChat and I'll connect you to my public account. You can get free English lessons including script and MP3s there. WeChat ID - BigTEXZZ 4/18/17 Good morning. Today is Tongue Twister Tuesday. Tongue twisters not only challenge your speaking, but, they force you to improve your pronunciation. This is why they are so good for you in your journey to become fluent in English. Have fun and practice this tongue twister several times toda ...
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Share Speak English Right - 4/19/17
2017-4-28 09:58
Add me on WeChat and I'll connect you to my public account. You can get free English lessons including script and MP3s there. WeChat ID - BigTEXZZ 4/19/17 Good morning. Today, I’ll teach you an idiom that is quite common in American English. You’ll likely hear this idiom in every day conversation. Learn it and use it and you’ll sound much more like a native English speaker. Idiom I’m all ears This idiom means, ‘I’m listenin ...
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Share Speak English Right - 4/20/17
2017-4-28 09:55
Add me on WeChat and I'll connect you to my public account. You can get free English lessons including script and MP3s there. WeChat ID - BigTEXZZ 4/20/17 Good morning. I often hear Chinese English speakers ask questions that are confusing to me as a native English speaker. They will say, “Tomorrow, do you go to the office?” Today, I’m going to teach you the right way to ask this kind of question. When you use it the right way, you’ll sound more like ...
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Share Speak English Right - 4/21/17
2017-4-28 09:54
Add me on WeChat and I'll connect you to my public account. You can get free English lessons including script and MP3s there. WeChat ID - BigTEXZZ 4/21/17 Good morning One of the most difficult sounds that Chinese English learners face are words that start with the letter ‘w’ and that have an ‘r’ or ‘l’ in them. Today, I’ll teach you and let you practice one of those. That is, words which start with ‘w’ and have an ‘r’ in them. ...
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Share Speak English Right - 4/24/17
2017-4-28 09:53
Add me on WeChat and I'll connect you to my public account. You can get free English lessons including script and MP3s there. WeChat ID - BigTEXZZ 4/24/17 Good morning. Today is Motivational Monday . Motivation and inspiration can be a ‘kickstart’ (something to get you going; something to get you started) for your week. This is why I post this message every Monday. Learning English is a process. A process takes time. Many people ask me faster w ...
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Share Speak English Right - 4/25/17
2017-4-28 09:52
Add me on WeChat and I'll connect you to my public account. You can get free English lessons including script and MP3s there. WeChat ID - BigTEXZZ 4/25/17 Good morning Today is Tongue Twister Tuesday. Sometimes, I use tongue twisters in my classes. The students love to try them. Of course, they want to compete to see who can do it the best and the fastest. The best way to say them is to start out saying them slowly and clearly. Then, after you pra ...
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Share Speak English Right - 4/26/17
2017-4-28 09:50
Add me on WeChat and I'll connect you to my public account. You can get free English lessons including script and MP3s there. WeChat ID - BigTEXZZ 4/26/17 Good morning. Today, I’m going to tell you about a sound that is commonly pronounced wrong by Chinese English learners. I hear it often and I want to help you say it the right way. In fact, there are two words that begin with this sound that I hear spoken wrong. I’ll teach them to you and teach you th ...
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Share Speak English Right - 4/27/17
2017-4-28 09:48
Add me on WeChat and I'll connect you to my public account. You can get free English lessons including script and MP3s there. WeChat ID - BigTEXZZ 4/27/17 Good morning. Today, I’ll teach you an idiom that you can use often. It is an idiom that you’ll hear in English conversation. The idiom literally refers to a stove (cooking). What we call the ‘stove top’ is where the ‘burners’ are. The stove might use gas or electric power to heat pots or ...
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Share Luckiest English Teacher In China
2017-4-28 09:14
Every day, I hear people complain about so many things. I am an optimist. I'm also a realist. Will Durant, the very famous American philosopher once said, "History has always been on the side of the optimist. Especially American history. History proved him right." I know it is very cliche to relate a positive attitude to the saying, 'glass half full' (rather than 'the glass half empty'). But, your perspective of life is predictive of what you get from life. I arrived in China on August 25 ...
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Share Big Problem With English In China
2017-4-26 07:25
I often read anything that I can find about English education. I especially pay close attention if I find something about English education in China or other parts of Asia. I recently ran across an article that discussed how English is taught in several different Asian countries. The article, written by a South Korean, seemed to be particularly critical of English education in China. For example, the Japanese English experts that were quoted were shocked to find out that most Chinese English ...
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Michael is the author of the transformational book, Powerful Attitudes. He is a professional educator, an educational consultant, an author. He lives in Zhengzhou, Henan Province. He enjoys playing guitar and writing poetry. He loves China.

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    AndrewHLi: Those taking 0 minutes in English outside classroom are responsible for their work in my view, because they have no interest in English.

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    Yeah, it is not easy for us to find a English companion.

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    You possess finest qualities of a great teacher. Selflessly, you enrich your students regardless of who they are and where they come from. Through your devoted dedication, they excel and perform expectation to reach heights that they themselves may not have dreamt of. You are EXEMPLARY!

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