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How to Put Together the Parts & Pieces That Make Language Work: Grammar Competencies

How to Put Together the Parts & Pieces That Make Language Work: Grammar Competencies

How to Put Together the Parts & Pieces That Make Language Work: Grammar Competencies by Arthur & Elaine Rubin In any sequence of English-l...
How to Teach "Visual Literacy" with Images

How to Teach "Visual Literacy" with Images

Usually, “literacy” means competency in reading & writing print matter. "Visual literacy" means the ability to look at and understand types of ...
Which Came First—the Chicken or To Cook an Egg?

Which Came First—the Chicken or To Cook an Egg?

It’s a traditional (down)loaded question, of course. How many ways are there to answer it “correctly”—linguistically, competitively, graphically, s...
“Hate” English Grammar? Here Are Four Reasons Why You Might.

“Hate” English Grammar? Here Are Four Reasons Why You Might.

Which of these four reasons best describes your own experience or views? First, you hate being corrected by arbitrary autocrats who would rather f...