2014 British Council / IATEFL Online Conference Coverage - Harrogate Online This year, I will not be able to attend the IATEFL Conference in Harrogate. Instead, I will follow the conference online, thanks to the IATEFL Harrogate Online, which offers online video coverage of the IATEFL Conference. The 48th IATEFL Conference takes place in Harrogate, UK from 2nd to 5th

learn english with songs

learn english with songs

Remember that the more you listen to English, the better you will be at listening tests and exams. We advise that you listen to anything you can outside class in English. If you listen and read English at the same time, this will help you hear the difference between the spelling of a word and its pronunciation. The easiest way

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English-Symposium-590x332

Nobody can fail to be impressed by the sheer size of some Turkish universities’ hazırlık year programmes. Some of the larger universities may have up to 200 instructors delivering courses to up to 3,500 students a year in what must be a nightmare for whoever is given the job of timetabling. Whether a university’s preparatory year programme is large, medium

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teachers day blog image

“The new generation will be created by teachers.” These words by Atatürk mark an important day when we honour our teachers on 24 November. The Teachers’ Day is the anniversary of Atatürk accepting the title of “Başöğretmen” (Primary Teacher) on 1928 when he accepted the Latin alphabet in the newly-found Turkish Republic. As the British Council, we would like to celebrate

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D364 English Doctor 272x152px

Hi Everyone, My name is Adam and I am your English Doctor! I know that learning English can be a really difficult thing to do, so my job will be to help you in any way that I can. Let me introduce myself… I am an English teacher and I work at Sabancı University in Istanbul. I spend my days