Communicative Language Teaching
The aim of this unit
• To make you think about communicative approach to teaching languages
• To analyse the concept of communicative competence
• To reflect upon the communicative teaching techniques
What do you have to do in this unit?
• Warming up d
By: F.Scott Fitzgerald Write an essay about the character and function of Nick Carraway. Despite the title, Nick Carraway is the first character we meet, and appropriately his role in The Great Gatsby is crucial; without him the story would lack balance and insight. The first chapter is prim
On the very beginning, Alexis de Tocqueville did not intend to write an essay about Ireland but he was shocked by what he saw in his travel that he decided to write Alexis de Tocqueville's Journey in Ireland, July-August, 1835. This book looks like a travel book but, it is very much social, polit
Decision in Philadelphia the Constitutional Convention of 1787
Christopher Collier and James Lincoln Collier
New York: Ballantine Books: 1987.
William R. McDowell
May 11, 2008
Read Decision in Philadelphia the Constitutional Convention of 1787 by Christ
IT Innovation: How can innovative Web applications help build up on-line communities? A case study on Facebook
A social contact website is mainly used to find and meet new people .But Facebook does not only help you to find new friends, it also help you to contact with your old fri
Morals/Ideas of Huck Finn Essay By:Keegan Williams Book Information: Full Name: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Author: Mark Twain Date of First Publishing: 1884 Publisher: Charles L. Webster&Co.
Starting secondary school was very scary. I was very excited because I thought going to school would make me look big, and it was a big step from primary school.
I woke up extra early and put on my uniform I twirled infront of the mirror, so pro
The Persians and Greeks fought in the Persian Wars because of two main causes, the Persian expantion and the Ionian revolt. Cyrus the Great, an outstanding statesman and general, thought it was time for Persia to expand. Cirrus took his army and had triumphed in the Middle East.
Yao Ming was born on September 12, 1980 in Shanghai, China. Both his mom, 6-3, and dad, 6-10, were well-known basketball players in China. He started playing when he was nine, and he wasn't that good. By age 12, Yao was as tall as Michael Jordan today (6-6). At age 14, he tried out for a very com
On December 10, 1805, in Newburyport, Massachusetts, a man who strongly shared his views about the immorality of slavery, was born. William Lloyd Garrison, a prominent white abolitionist, as well as a journalist, spent thr early years of his childhood showing sympathy toward the struggles of the
It was the summer of '99 and, as usual, my mother sent me on vacation to Colombia so that I could spend the summer with my father's side of the family. I figured it would be fun as it had always been in the past, but it turned out to be the worst summer ever.
Ever since I was five years ol
Fear Factor I can bet my life on this that if you even pass by a graveyard at midnight you will feel a kind of uneasiness within. However bold you might be and put up a show of extreme guts, inside you know that you are being disturbed by a pair of virtual eyes gazing you. You feel the prese
Gary Soto, a well-known author who has written popular stories like, 'The Jacket' and 'Bloodworth'. Why have people taken an interest in Soto's stories? Gary Soto has a pattern of giving his readers a message about life in his own style of writing. Though in h
Winlogo Name Project Part 1: Making Name Aim: To write a program to draw CHRIS name in WinLogo.
Method: Step One: This is when I drew out the letters. This was a rough idea. The gaps between the letters is very important because of they are not included the next letter will sta
A paper on the reason why I should have tried every resouce I had availible and the outlines of article eighty one and why it is bad to disobay a direct order of a non-commissoned officer
I would like to start with an opening statment that would blow the reader out of his or her shoes then soc
Conducing successful library and internet searches
Using search strategies to find academic resources online can be very helpful. The best way to approach this is to start by thinking about what I need to locate. Start by searching in the form of a question and by considering important words that
1. Lord of the Flies by William Golding
2. Significance with the Title: Lord of the Flies can be a reference to Beelzebub, which translates to "God of the Flies" and synonym of Satan, evil. It can also be a reference to a line from King Lear, "As flies to wanton boys, are we to gods."
3. Author an
In the poem, To the University of Cambridge, New England, the author Phillis Wheatley, makes crucial arguments about her life as a slave and being free. In her poem she is preaching to the graduating students about their journey through life. She advises them to take every opportunity that lies in f
Death is an aspect of life that everyone becomes acquainted with sooner or later. From my own experiences I am more familiar with death than I could ever want to be. Poetry is something that is very difficult for me to follow, but when it deals with concept that I am familiar with, then I am abl
The harsh experiences I had in life did not hinder me from achieving my goals; rather I took them as challenges that molded me into a stronger person. I was orphaned when I was two but my aunt and my grandfather took responsibility of taking care of me. Through their efforts of providing me with
It was two o'clock in the morning and our group of adventurers was lost in the hairiest part of any wooded area in Missouri. "Adventure-Us", a leadership organization, sponsored the endeavor and encouraged us to make our own decisions while they watched us lose ourselves in a maze of foliage. Som
Dear Inspector Smart,
I accept your request in helping you get the safe return of the art work titled "Self-Portrait" by Julie Dowling. I have attached important information regarding details on the portrait to help you in your case of returning it.
Now Inspector, I want to paint my own p
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"I" Before "We"
The authors of Anthem and Gattaca describe collectivism and society's loss of individuality and privacy in the future. The characters in these stories must struggle with their own wants and ideas against the chains of humanity. These chain
A Common Scientific Theory Applied to Marriage
In Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife” (Austen 1). However, the truth is that the female characters are in fact, searching for a
Fiction is written in a fashion developed by certain standards. Good fiction possesses the ability to break those standards – a significant accomplishment in any author’s writing career. Anton Chekhov’s “The Lady with the Pet Dog” is a perfect example of how good authors can keep an audien
How has the FASHION AND TECHNOLOGY of architecture changed the Cathedral?
Architecture played a very important role for the Winchester Cathedral in Medieval England.
The cathedrals started in the reign of William the Conqueror were the largest buildings seen in England up to that time. William a
The Jungle by Upton Sinclair is a dreary story that depicts the life of a working man in the early twentieth century. The book shows the horrid working conditions placed about the Chicago factory workers and the horrors of the standard of living. The book follows behind an immigrant from Russia who
Controversial Television Advertising
Axia College of University of Phoenix
COM 120 Effective Persuasive Writing
April 08, 2007
Americans are of two minds when it comes to free and unrestricted media. We stay glued to TV screens when important or s
The composers of the texts that I have studied in the Area of Study have very effectively represented that have challenged our thinking and broadened our understanding of our own world. We have learnt that a physical journey is not only a movement from one place to another, it can provide inner and
Digital Discourses: An Essay on ICT in Development
by Steffen Dalsgaard
"..It is widely recognized that there is a huge difference in the world of today between rich and poor, those who have freedom of speech and movement etc., and those who are in those ways rest