Mark’s Teaching in Argentina

24 August 2009 If you are looking for work in Argentina or any country in South America, you are at a great advantage being a native English speaker. Argentina is a country with a growing economy. The capital, Buenos Aires, is one of the main cities in South America where businesses are always growing and…

Mark’s Living in Argentina

24 August 2009 For those who are looking to travel/work in South America, Argentina is an excellent choice of country. Being the 8th largest country in the world, it offers stunning and diverse scenery. From the hot, arid deserts in the north, to tropical forests, to the towering snowy peaks of the Andes right to…

Why Use Drama in the EFL Classroom?

14 April 2009 So, what do we mean by ‘drama activities’? We act out real life experiences as best we can in the controlled environment of the classroom. This enables students to develop vocabulary and practise conversational language. All students can draw on experiences from their lives and can relate to the role-play. When using…

Why Teach Business English?

14 February 2009 Many EFL teachers have the misconception that they would need a business background before they could teach Business English. My experience in Germany and Austria confirms otherwise. While many classes or books are called Business English, this is basically general English with some business vocabulary and context. You would need to prepare…