Simple English ~ Nicola Prentis

Thoughts on ELT, English and whatever else comes into my head

New lesson plan site

Summer in England, especially Bank Holiday Mondays, can be bleak. There wasn’t much blogging to be done and the withdrawal or the rain on August Bank Holiday made me start … Continue reading

September 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

A quick survey about ELT

Can I have five minutes of your time for a quick survey about ELT? If you don’t need further persuasion, it’s here. If you want to know a little more, … Continue reading

September 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Cliché – The Teacher’s Friend

As a writer I try to avoid cliché wherever possible, to the point of paranoia. But, in planning a creative writing workshop*, I realised that, from the perspective of a … Continue reading

September 19, 2014 · Leave a comment