UNRESOLVED ESL ISSUE No.3: Have vs have got

(Photo credit:  http://bit.ly/2brnQl9) In this series of posts I’d like to raise a few ESL issues with you ESL teachers to find out your preference or your opinion. Today the issue is should students be learning have or have got? I know that the usual answer is related to whether the person is speaking or…

GREAT IDEAS for the Teaching of ESL Writing

For native speakers, a writing process that starts with a plan and ends with sentence-level editing makes sense. However, nonnative writers have different challenges, especially at the introductory level. Fortunately, process writing is not set in stone. We can adapt it to suit our students’ needs. The first […] via Repurposing the writing process for beginning…