Monthly Archives: September 2010

Presenting key phrases

Classroom material often includes key phrases for a particular communication skill, grouped in a box according to function. How can these be presented in an active way?

Chain email

This is a practice activity for whatever type of email you looked at in the last lesson.

Presentation Karaoke

An anarchic activity that apparently (according to my teacher trainees) is popular in German pubs! Further development needed – ideas welcome in the Comments area.

Office Nut Cases

A ready-made speaking activity with handout (copy-and-paste) on the theme of ‘difficult colleagues’.