Conversation Strategies: Pair and Group Activities for Developing Communicative Competence [David Kehe;Peggy Dustin Kehe, Raymond C. Clark, Andrew. David Kehe is the author of Conversation Strategies ( avg rating, 8 ratings, 1 review, published ), Discussion Strategies ( avg rating, 6 rat. Conversation Strategies: Pair and Group Activities for Developing Communicative Competence. Kehe, David; Kehe, Peggy Dustin. The guide is designed for.

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Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. I highly recommend getting both of them. This book fit her needs perfectly. I always had a feeling that the countless number of hours that I put into writing exercises for my students would never be a waste of time, so I would reassure my younger self that my instincts were accurate.

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Conversation Strategies : 29 Pair and Group Activities for Developing Competence

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Following that the students do a variety of pairs-work activities. See all sstrategies reviews.

I remember specifically two students, Atsuko and Yumi, laughing and even extending their conversation, something previously unheard of in my conversation classes. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? The games can be easily adapted to content and student level.

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He has co-authored nine textbooks, including the award-winning Conversation Strategies. I use this book and “Discussion Strategies” in conjunction with “Conversation Strategies”.

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They are techniques that help the speaker and listener keep a conversation going to its natural and desired conclusion. This book fills a gap in the EFL literature body as it focuses on how to develop relatively uncomplicated and succinct verbiage for carrying out and especially for initiating conversation.

Since that day, I rediscovered the tremendous value this provides in motivating students, and now I see it every day in the response my students have after I explain to them why we are going to do certain exercises.

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. I began using this book back in as a beginning teacher in South Korea. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Easy to use in any intermediate level class. If you could go back in time, what would you tell your younger teacher self? Each activity has three parts: Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. To my relief, it worked like magic; everyone was engaged and energized. Read more Read less.

Perhaps the only criticism of this steategies that I could add is that occasionally some of the language used seems a bit inauthentic to me. Do you have a dog? Nobody who knows me well would ever expect that I would be linked in any way with musician Ted Nugent. The audience that I was writing for was my immediate class of students. What are Conversation Strategies?

English Choose a language for shopping. Especially when they want you to teach “conversation. I like both books. A great teaching tool to have in the library of an ESL teacher. Former students who read this told me that the information helped them understand the behavior of their foreign roommates and classmates and even the people in their own culture better. One day, I decided to put students in pairs Student A and Student B and gave half the prompts to Students A and the other half to Student B, which I hoped would greatly increase the amount of practice each student would get.


The work is enjoyable for students and teacher.

But it turned out to be a very productive 15 minutes for the conversattion, and thus, at total pleasure to administer. Where are you going? I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? To develop strategic competence, students must learn the words, phrases, and conventions used as two speakers engage in the active give-and-take of conversation. And I was able to re-use that exercise several times after that. His name is Joe. Tell us about the first time you really felt like you helped someone learn English.

Pro Lingua Associates; 2 edition Conveesation 1, Language: We are going to practice expressions that you can use in a conversation that will make the person whom you are talking to feel really good. They are skills that supplement the linguistic and sociolinguistic strrategies most texts focus on: The work is enjoyable for students and teacher.

I appreciate the many exercises that organize and develop speaking patterns and strategies for language learning. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. It covers topics that you forget, like how to agree or disagree with an opinion someone has suggested.