你的孩子有个秘密 Your Kid Has a Secret

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I would like to share with you something that your children would like to tell you but are much too uncomfortable to tell you: they really, really want you to learn a little English. 我想与你分享一些你的孩子想告诉你的话,但说出来可能不太舒服:他们真的希望你能学点英语。 Before I switched to teaching English to immigrant adults, I taught their teenagers, usually advanced writing skills needed for the […]

逐步 Step by Step

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学习和记忆新信息的最佳方式是每天阅读一点点。作为一名ESL资深讲师,我知道这是事实。我们的书——《我在温哥华的新生活》含有大量新信息,是帮助这座城市的新移民了解当地温哥华的日常生活、组织机构、风俗习惯等。因此,我和郑义编写这本书,一年的每一天都要阅读一点点。一天一次,一个简短的读书时间(用英语和普通话编写)会让你对温哥华的生活有深刻的了解。日常阅读的主题有“日常习俗”,“西餐厅”,“如何与当地人见面”,“如何找志愿工作”,“保健指南”,“最好的学校”等等。当然,如果您急于阅读某个主题中的所有条目,那么在本书末尾的索引中可以很容易地找到你所需的全部信息。然而,你为何不花些时间,一点一点地阅读,享受阅读的过程呢? The best way to learn and remember new information is in small pieces every day. As an ESL instructor for many years, I have known this to be true. Our book, My New Life in Vancouver, is full of new information that immigrants to the city will find helpful about the everyday life, organizations, […]