Monthly Archives: November 2012

Phrasal Verb Worksheets for Intermediate to Advanced ESL

I was going to title this “Phun with Phrasals,” but decided that might be a tad juvenile. As a matter of fact, though, I do think phrasal verbs are fun. More to the point, I think they’re one of the … Continue reading

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ESL Pronunciation Pitfall: The ‘-ed’ Ending of the Simple Past

Have you ever heard a student say something like “I work-ed late last night,” rhyming the -ed ending with “bed”? Even in my Advanced class, we hear this occasionally. And why not? It certainly looks like it should rhyme with … Continue reading

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