This post on the TESOL blog on Slash Reading (not apparently the same thing as slash writing) reminded me of something I do with my students for listening practice. Slash reading is having students mark a text where the reader pauses so they can practice chunking information and I think it’s a really great technique. One of the issues students have with listening is that it goes by so fast and they don’t know where to focus or how to organize the information.
Now, I teach a lot of academic English so …Continue
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