Category Archives: SKILLS

Tips for Writing a Paragraph
Tips for Writing a Paragraph

Tips for Writing a Paragraph Characteristics of a good paragraph: ·       Topic sentence, which includes the topic and a controlling idea. ·       Supporting ideas (usually 3 – 6), which support the topic sentence ·       RENNS (reasons, examples, names, numbers, senses), which give details for and further explain the supporting ideas. ·       Optional concluding sentence, which leaves the reading with […]

ESL PODCASTS LIST

ESL PODCASTS LIST ESL PODCASTS LIST English Help Desk http://www.eslhelpdesk.com/ Go to iTunes and search under podcasts “English Help Desk” to subscribe or go to the website and download individual programs for help with grammar structures (website has a quick link for immediate download) Better At English  http://www.betteratenglish.com/ Better at English: Free English lessons to […]

Punctuation Marks with Examples and Their Usage

  Punctuation marks are symbols that are used to aid the clarity and comprehension of written language. Some common punctuation marks are the period, comma, question mark, exclamation point, apostrophe, quotation mark and hyphen. Punctuation Marks with Examples and Their Usage Punctuation Mark Symbol Definition Example apostrophe ‘ An apostrophe is used as a substitute […]