Monthly Archives: July 2014

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Fossilised mistake or something deeper?


When a language learner consistently makes the same “mistake” it is necessary to delve deeper and find out WHY!  Branded teacher training methods are more often than not very thin on the linguistic ground – actually, very few methods include … Continue reading

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ELT to speakers of Portuguese


There are 15 major areas where Portuguese mother-tongue speakers have problems with English grammar. They are:– gender of nouns– negation– formation of questions– adjectives: form, agreement and position– verb conjugation– verb “to be”– possessive adjectives and pronouns (related to noun … Continue reading

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GRAMMAR FRAMES for Spanish/Portuguese speakers 1 INFINITIVE/GERUND INFINITIVE           S/P                       GERUND to pay                  pagar                   paying to buy                  comprar              buying to learn               aprender             learning to eat                   … Continue reading

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Fun and games


Although we specialise in in-company training, we have teaching venues near the Cape Winelands. So, what do our students do on weekends? Wine tasting, or, if that is not your thing, admiring the beautiful colours and architecture of the Winelands. … Continue reading

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OTHER LANGUAGES IN THE EFL Classroom


At InTouch we don’t suffer from the extreme monolingual position of HAVING to teach English only in English. In fact, although we fully understand that that is the only option available to most EFL teachers, and much good work is … Continue reading

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