IELTS candidates may find that the topic of gender and parental roles may appear quite often in either IELTS Speaking and more frequently, IELTS Writing Task 2. Here are some examples of tasks that may come up in essay writing: “Fatherhood ought to be emphasised as much as motherhood. The idea that women are solely responsible for […]Read more "Discussing mothers in IELTS Writing and Speaking"
The role of men and women in society is another topic that may come up in either IELTS Writing or Speaking. For instance, in an IELTS Writing Task 2 question, you may be asked: Woman and men are commonly seen as having different strength and weaknesses. Is it right to exclude males or females from […]Read more "Discussing gender roles in IELTS Writing and Speaking"
I’m back after a long while of trying to meet my deadline of a paper I am doing. Now that I am back, hello again! I hope you’ve missed me 🙂 Congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the birth of their son, the Prince of Cambridge. Like all babies, this one’s also […]Read more "Prince George Alexander Louis"
I would like to take this opportunity to wish all of my readers a Happy Father’s Day. In the words of a friend of mine: It is incredible how you lot continue to be the strongest bone of the family; keeping your sanity, smiling all along, taking the ‘hit’ for everything, keeping us safe and […]Read more "Happy Father’s Day"
I’ve truly enjoyed teaching teenagers in my classroom over the years and I find that they are a lot of fun when they open up. It takes very careful planning because, in my experience, young people can be a tough audience! Here are a few exercises for and about teenagers: Breaking News English ESL Lesson […]Read more "Useful resources for discussing teenage years in the IELTS"
Here’s wishing all mothers a very happy Mothers’ Day. I hope you are appreciated every single day and not just this one day of the year. 🙂 Some activities here to find out more about this day: ESL Holiday Lessons.com: Mothers Day (with mp3 listening) Mother’s Day – Easy Online Reading Text for ESL Beginners […]Read more "Happy Mothers’ Day"