Today, I am featuring two articles about a very interesting topic – spelling. People usually work hard to improve their spelling skills during primary school. However, as we age we actually need to expand our knowledge and we can do this by learning more words. This necessarily means that we also need to learn about the correct spelling of words in order to use them properly. I have two posts here that will teach you how you can enhance your spelling skills online and through apps. Learning how to spell correctly can be painless considering all the resources that can instantly, easily and freely accessed these days. If you want to know how you can significantly improve your spelling skills, please take a look at the posts below. How To Improve Your Spelling Online | Spelling Check English spelling is a nightmare but according to experts , there are things and ways on how you can improve your English. If you want to enhance your skills, then here are tips that can help you on how to improve your spelling. Tips to Improve Spelling Online. Your spelling skills are used throughout your life and if you want to help yourself to learn more, you need to know some techniques that you need to use. With the techniques, it helps you to improve your spelling online. The best thing in order to improve your skills in spelling and avoid commom spelling mistakes is to read a lot and don’t be scared in getting a help from other people. spellingcheck.biz If you have an iPhone and want to improve your spelling skills, you may check out this informational post below. You would surely have fun learning through this post, I hope you find this helpful. Best iPhone Spelling Apps: Spelling Tutors on your iPhones Spellings are integral to every language. English is no exception. To perfect your spelling capabilities, spellings apps with many features have been implemented. If you have an iPhone and you want your kids to learn the best, then these apps are for you. Designed with activities, games and tests, these apps will sharpen your spelling skills. The apps will keep you engaged as they provide fun with learning. Best Spelling Apps for iPhone #1. Word Magic Word magic is a spelling app designed for pre-school and kindergarten children. The app is simple to use and has colorful graphics that keep children engaged. You can choose the missing letters that the child has to spot – in the middle, at the start or the end. igeeksblog.com There are quite a number of posts in the internet that can help you improve your spelling skills. I am actually going to share some interesting posts here about spelling skills enhancement so please don’t hesitate to come back for more updates.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Exam stress is one of the challenges that individuals who are preparing for a test may encounter. If you are anxious and you feel that you are becoming easily irritable and helpless, then you are probably experiencing stress. The truth is that there are many ways to combat stress, especially during exam preparation. I have an article here that talks about the tips on how to become physically and mentally ready for an exam by fighting stress. I think that this article will truly be helpful for individuals who want to get rid of anything, including exam stress, that will get in their way of succeeding during the test day. I hope you will find this post helpful: Top 10 Tips on How To Fight Exam Stress | Honest College Increased heart rate, loss of appetite, overeating, disrupted sleep patterns and stomach cramps – those are the symptoms of pre-exam stress every student deals with during the examination session. Just like any other kind of stress, exam stress derives from feeling out of control, causing emotions like panic, anger, irritation and anxiety. Fortunately, this nasty combination of mental and physical symptoms can be fought against. Here are top 10 tips on how to cope with exam stress and make sure that you pass your test with flying colors. 1. Careful planning Once you create a through plan for your studies, you will instantly feel more confident about the results of your exam. Cramming all your textbooks and notes the night before is never a good idea – no brain can be expected to absorb that much information in one night. honestcollege.com It is my pleasure to share with you many of the interesting reading materials I collected in the past days. Please feel free to visit here again for more updates.
Friday, June 5, 2015
One of the best things that you can do to prepare for AEIS is to ensure that you are taking the measures needed to improve your memory. This will prevent you from wasting your time and effort in studying. There are many things that you can do to improve your memory. All of the methods provided in these articles below will show you how you can make the most out of the intelligence and memory skills that you have. These techniques are also beneficial for your overall well-being and performance during tests such as AEIS. There are several ways to exercise the brain, and improve your memory. You may use a newspaper and then go to its crossword puzzle. Try solving it and remember the words. You may also try a puzzle craze, such as a Sudoku puzzle, which can be found online or at a book store. These puzzles are very helpful in improving one’s reasoning skills. Another technique is to learn something new, and this means acquiring a new skill or playing a musical instrument. Doing this will help exercise the brain.You may also use games and books, or engage in some healthy exercise such as zumba to exercise your brain cells. Engaging in physical activities is beneficial for the body and brain. Bear in mind that that even a short walk in the park on a daily basis can significantly help prevent memory loss. So get up and don’t wait for memory loss to slip away. While your mind is still sharp, take care of it by exercising regularly, getting enough rest, and eating right. Consuming healthy and memory enhancing food and beverages is also one of the secrets in improving brain health and function. There are food items that, according to studies, are recommended for optimum brain performance. Many of them are plant-based food items. If you want your brain to perform at its best during the AEIS test, then do not forget to get good quality sleep. Lack of sleep can jeopardize the health and function of the brain. Aside from doing some regular exercise, eating healthy food, and getting good quality sleep, you also need to study on a regular basis. Use the gadgets such as mobile phones and tablets that you have to study. There are even educational tools that you can use to make test preparation easy, fun and effective. Make sure that when you touch your gadget, you directly go to some AEIS lessons instead of visiting some social networking websites. It is never impossible to excel in the AEIS test just as long as you study hard and attend a test preparation course. By the way, I have more reading materials about study techniques and memory enhancement to feature here, so don;t forget to come back for updates!
In preparing for an exam, it is important to learn about how to study in such a way that your time and efforts do not go into waste. There are actually bad study habits that you should avoid doing, and good ones that should be a part of your daily routine. In preparing for an exam such as AEIS, you need to ensure that nothing gets in your way of learning. English is a very simple subject to learn, especially if you belong to a country where the language has already been introduced during primary or secondary school. For some people, it can be difficult to study mainly because of certain factors such as the presence of distractions and lack of concentration. Studying is essential, and it can only be done effectively through following the right habits. One of the best things that you can do is to have a different approach to studying. If you normally see studying as a task that you need to do, you are more likely to perceive it as a laborious task. On the other hand, if you see it as an enjoyable opportunity to learn, then you will become more motivated to study. You need to remember to always have the right mindset. There are many other things that you can do to study effectively. You need to gather all the resources that are relevant to the exam, and concentrate on the things that truly matter. Exams such as AEIS require practice and thorough preparation. This is why you need to avoid some bad study habits, in order to practice the right ones. If you are following bad study habits, you are more likely to waste your time and energy, and still end up failing the test. Make sure that you get rid of distractions such as using phones and social media networks such as Facebook. You may think that using them for a few second will do no harm, but it actually places you at the risk of being distracted for hours. It is also important that you avoid studying without a structure. Focus on the topics you have to cover, and make sure that you are you always on the right track. You may even keep a note that provides you an itinerary or a study schedule and the topics you need to cover for a particular span of time. Studying can be made effective and fun at the same time. Once you are able to establish good study habits, you will be able to find ways to make the test preparation experience painless. If you find yourself needing for more study guides, don’t hesitate to visit here again as I will be posting more in the coming days.
Sunday, April 26, 2015
I recently came across these two fantastic posts here and I thought it would be nice to share it here with you. The first one discusses the points to look for in choosing English learning products. Nowadays, it is never difficult to learn about the proper use of the English language mainly because there are many resources available online. However, it can also help to choose the best tools to make learning easy, painless and effective. I hope you will find these posts helpful! What To Look For In English Learning Products | GM English Learning The way people learn the English language has changed a lot in the last decade and what was once a processed based entirely on a simple book can now be done with numerous methods which cater to just about any learning preference. There are many tools that can help you on your English learning journey. They can either be better textbooks, which have adapted their methods to modern students and incorporated new teaching techniques over time or they can be audio and video materials. Regardless of what learning system works best for you or what material you choose to study after there are a few things you should know before spending any money. Via gotmesh.org Here is another informational post that discusses how exactly you can improve your English skills. Your English language learning journey would be much easier through the help of this post. Please check this out: Top 5 tips for improving your English | Tti School of English Our teaching team give their top 5 tips for improving your English (without a teacher!). Between us we have over 68 years of English language teaching experience, have taught in countries as close by as France and as far away Thailand, and taught students as young as 3 years old to 63! So we feel like we’re in pretty good position to give some advice! Plus, we are all language learners and have been through what all our students are going through. We know that above all learning has to be fun and interesting, and it’s important to take responsibility and study outside the classroom too. So we have compiled a ‘Top 5′ to help you out on your language learning journey. Enjoy! 1. Be obsessed! Exploit everything English. Even if it is a sign you don’t understand, take a picture on your phone and make a point of working out the meaning. Look it up, Google it, ask an English speaker! ttischool.com Learning the English language and improving your skills can be absolutely painless, and even fun. You just need to recognize your weak points and make them your strengths. I will be posting more interesting and helpful reading materials here so don’t forget to come back.
Friday, January 30, 2015
Today, I decided to feature this helpful article that talks about the 10 grammar mistakes and the lessons on how to fix them. I personally believe that the importance of learning about grammar should not be overlooked, especially among AEIS students or those who are preparing for an English language assessment test. I believe this article can be helpful to those who want to improve their grammar knowledge and skills. There are actually many things about grammar lessons that test takers should learn about and some can be found in this post: 10 Grammar Mistakes & 10 Lessons to Fix Them You know those grammar errors that students make in second grade … and third grade … and are still making in high school? Here are 10 lesson ideas that just might make the grammar rules stick, by WeAreTeachers blogger Erin Bittman. This is the fifth post in the Teaching Young Writers blog series sponsored by Zaner-Bloser’s Strategies for Writers. COMMON Grammar MISTAKE #1: There, Their and They’re LESSON: “You Be the Judge” There is a place. Their shows possession. They’re is short for they are. How can you reinforce the spelling of these three homonyms? Have students be the judge! Give small groups of students a set of sticky notes with sentences using there, their and they’re. Write some sentences correctly and others incorrectly. Then, have students sort the sentences. Visit Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational for the “You Be the Judge” printable to go along with this activity. Students pretend they are in a courtroom and decide the verdict for each sentence. Read more… I hope you found this post helpful. I would love to post more reading materials here about vocabulary, grammar, sentence construction and other English language lessons. Please don’t forget to keep yourself updated for my coming posts!
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
When it comes to maximizing your studying, what can we learn from science? A lot. Check out these 10 scientific proven tips to help you with your ESL studies and school/work presentations and boost your confidence: 1) study right before you fall asleep; 2) review the information first thing in the morning; 3) get a sufficient amount of sleep; 4) tell yourself a meaningful story using a variety of sentence patterns; 5) write out important information to visualize; 6) read information out loud; 7) quiz yourself or have others quiz you; 8) try spaced repetition; 9) eat a healthy diet and exercise; and 10) persevere to build optimal performance.
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