Super Bowl Resources for the ESL/EFL Classroom

The Super Bowl provides a wonderful opportunity to help ELLs learn a language from life. Believe it or not, you can find Super Bowl-related classroom resources all over the Internet. The trick is finding the ones that work best for your students, and tailoring them – if necessary – to their needs. The following list …

25 Comical Quotes About the Confusing English Language

Everyone from Henry David Thoreau and George Carlin to Jerry Seinfeld and your regular old Joe Shmoe has something to say about the English language. Here’s a list of 25 quotes about the humorous, ironic, subtle and downright confusing aspects of this multi-continental Germanic tongue. Did we miss your favorite quote? We’re all ears. Share …

Funny English Mistakes: The Non-Native Speaker Edition

Last week, we published the Native Speaker Edition of “Funny English Mistakes”. Today, we’re taking you around the globe on a laugh-inducing lost-in-translation tour. Hang on tight, and try not to disturb your co-workers! All photos are linked to their original sources. China Warning: Drinking the wine will make the moon impatient. South Korea Charmfd …