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What makes a good English Corner?   [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2018-9-18 12:31:30 |Display all floors
1584austin Post time: 2018-9-18 05:19
Is it not better to go to English Corner than not even trying to learn English.

PNP try not to d ...

I am always sober on Forum!  I stand by my opinion that English corner is NOT the place to learn or improve English; better not to go than to go and speak Chinglish wih Chinese friends, hence never improving their English!  Use the same time they spend at the English corner doing something else more useful!

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Post time 2018-9-18 12:35:28 |Display all floors
seneca Post time: 2018-9-17 19:54
If they knew perfect English they would have no need to practise speaking English. They need to le ...

"When they listen to Chinglish speakers they finally hear how their own bowdlerised English sounds and that may be an incentive for them to correct their mistakes."

That's wishful thinking!  They can't tell their friends' English is actually Chinglish; they reinforce each other's Chinglish, making it harder for their English teachers to correct them!

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seneca Post time: 2018-9-17 19:52
This is a blatant lie, typical PNP, when he loses against someone he resorts to petty attacks. Whe ...

" Where in my post did I encourage Chinese to speak "Chinglish"?

You have just said it right here that it is Ok to speak Chinglish; if that is not encouragement, what is?

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Post time 2018-9-18 13:11:57 |Display all floors
This post was edited by Tsaokuohua at 2018-9-19 08:17

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Post time 2018-9-18 15:50:13 |Display all floors
seneca Post time: 2018-9-18 14:12
Liar.
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Quote me verbatim if you must give me the lip. Otherwise: Admit your error, apologise and  ...

You claim to be an English teacher; if you are unable to help Chinese students speak standard English, instead encouraging them to speak Chinglish at English corner, then you are not worth your salt.

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