I need to teach vocab but I don't even know how to begin! This post's for you

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43 Responses to I need to teach vocab but I don't even know how to begin! This post's for you

  1. Sonja says:

    Teaching Vocabulary

  2. Roknuzzaman says:

    Very helpful tips……..

  3. Carlos Gervason says:

    I’ve read your article and it will take part of my notes forever.
    Very interesting and clear the way you presented it.
    Congratulatios and thank you very much for your effort in producing it.

  4. wakach yasser says:

    I’m a teacher from Morocco and I enjoyed reading your insightful post. thanks

  5. myzeedah says:

    Thank you so much. Very helpful.

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  7. Ramesh says:

    I have been teaching English for several years in Afghanistan, I found your advices very informative and will do my best to fulfill it in my new classes.
    I basically know how to teach vocabulary for my students for now so that they figure out in a better comprehensive way.

  8. ThuyAn NguyenThi says:

    Thank you for your writing . It is very useful .

  9. Sammy T says:

    Great reminder!! It’s sometimes easy to rush through vocabulary teaching without stopping to check that the students have really understood the meaning.

  10. Great post.
    I wrote one which goes through different ideas on recycling vocabulary in class, which might be a good supplement to yours: http://teflreflections.blogspot.nl/2013/12/recycling-best-habit-on-earth_12.html
    And in here I review Memrise, for those of you who’d like to find out more: http://teflreflections.blogspot.nl/2013/10/mem-up-your-memory.html
    I didn’t realise there were so many other websites for learning vocabulary. Thanks for writing about them.
    Once again, great post. Thanks!

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  12. Ali says:

    have read your article it’s marvelous and I understand from any word in this article .

    I will do all rights here to improve my language
    in finally my best wishes for all

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  15. bebo says:

    It’s very difficult to teach your students new vocab in my country because we don’t have any foreigners – there is not a practical side .

  16. Very helpful to teach vocab in the classroom.

  17. Ann Foreman says:

    Hi Adam,

    Just to let you know that we’ve shortlisted this blog post for this month’s TeachingEnglish blog award and I’ll be making a post about it on tomorow’s TeachingEnglish Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/TeachingEnglish.BritishCouncil, if you’d like to check there for likes and comments.


  18. Randa hamash says:

    I’m an english teacher.I’d like to join these teacher

  19. Ujjwal Anand says:

    The stuff you put was great.
    Although I am not a teacher, I suggest you to add another point.
    Whenever teachers teach a new word, they may ask the students to think about a person for whom that word qualifies. If the students did that, they would recall that word ever time they see that person.
    That person may be their friend, teacher, relative, favorite actor or singer, or anyone that frequently comes in their sight.

  20. Saoud Al Ali / Kuwait. says:

    Thanks a lot for this illustrative, useful and helpful article about affective ways for teaching vocab. I really benefited a lot from it . I feel so happy and comfortable for learning and deeply understanding all the points given in this fantastic and influential article . Thanks a lot again and hoping to see and read more interesting topics like this in the near future .By the way I am a teacher of English, I teach secondary stage students here in The State of Kuwait in The Arab Gulf . I was really dazzled by such an article like that .Good bye and wishing you all the best of luck.

  21. Ayat Tawel says:

    That’s really a very good post Adam.Even for experienced teachers, it’s an informative wrap up of many important tips.
    I will start with the suggested web tools as they can help with all other tips.
    Congrats Adam :)

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  23. Jose Charco says:

    Great! Thank you so much… Greetings from México!

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  25. Neide Nunes Rodrigues says:

    Hi, Adam!
    I am so grateful for have found this website. All the tools presented here are going to help me to make my classes even more interesting and effective! Thanks a bunch!!!

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  27. Carmen says:

    Really good tips! I think you may like this adaptive learning tool http://www.vocabularynotebook.com
    It is useful for accomplishing most of your advices.

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  29. fatima moreano says:

    thanks for your post.They are very practical.

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