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About me Lesson 2: All kinds of card games can be devised to promote awareness of collocation:.

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And here at higher levels, there is the possibility of students discovering useful word partnerships themselves.

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A superb textbook for initial training courses and a no-nonsense handbook for practising ELT teachers. If your students are preparing for UCLES examinations these formats can easily be applied to the collocates you and your students have spotted.

At advanced levels, as you suggest, students really fo to be aware of collocation if they are to be effective in English. If you are working with textbooks that do not contain naturally occurring language, other options can be for you to source authentic material yourself or for the students to bring in their own texts.

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Vocabulary: teaching collocations 1

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Have your say You must sign in to make a comment. Grammarman Meet the Grammarman team Grammarman: There are a lot of possibilities to help students with these activities. Fce.rditorial Methodology Teaching tips Ask the experts Vocabulary questions.


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I love my family Lesson 7: Students match collocations end to end Pelmanism: You will need to help students by showing them which parts of the expression are changeable are fixed. Access our entire database of over 9, high-quality resources. Learner autonomy Digital criteria: At elementary level, I would suggest simply teaching in chunks, those to be decided on by you, according to the usual criteria of frequency and usefulness.

Emailed Comparative and superlative adjectives — article Grammar contrasts 2: It goes without saying focuses students on word class and parts of speech early on is also very important as this will help them identify collocations much quicker. Drawing students attention to patterns, phrases and semi-fixed expressions within these texts and helping them record them effectively is important.