PressReader

PressReader on phone

Join Norfolk Libraries and you can read magazines and newspapers online in various languages, via PressReader. Norfolk library staff will be in UEA Library tomorrow (Tuesday 8th October) to help you: @uniofeastanglia students, want to read 1,000's of worldwide newspapers & magazines for free? On Tuesday 10 – 2 @NorfolkLibs staff will be in @UEALibrary… Read more PressReader

IELTS Mentor

There aren’t many free practice materials for IELTS on the internet. A website that has recently been recommended by our IELTS teacher Malle is IELTS Mentor. It includes: 300+ academic reading passages, with questions and answers 300+ examples of academic writing task 1 (graphs), with model answers 1200+ examples of academic writing task 2 (essays),… Read more IELTS Mentor

Principles for teaching reading

In 1986 Ray Williams formulated 10 principles for teaching EFL reading. They included: In the absence of interesting texts, very little is possible. The primary activity of a reading lesson should be learners reading texts—not listening to the teacher, not reading comprehension questions, [etc.]. In 2002 Richard Day and Julian Bamford devised 10 principles for… Read more Principles for teaching reading