Below are 13 out of the 30 questions or considerations which are part of the Foundation Course workbook for topic 10/1993 to help you prepare well and write a good essay on The English Lexicon and its word-formation processes. 13 Questions on the English Lexicon Lexical Competence and Lexis How would you define lexical competence? […]
Do you find that the way you teach grammar and lexis is not effective? … …that it doesn’t help your students to communicate in English? …or is it that you find it difficult to connect grammar, lexis and functions? Poppies, as the collaborative project it aims to be, has asked Ángela Ruiz & Bego Pérez to […]
Do you teach irregular verbs in the old traditional alphabetical order? Would you like to provide your students with a more logical classification which they’ll remember with ease? Don’t you have such a list? No need to worry Here I am providing you with what I consider a very logical classification of English irregular verbs. […]
At the POPPIES A Foundation Course, we are about to conclude the section dealing with sentence structure (i.e. grammar), functions and lexis. To do so we are focusing on how we approach those issues in our syllabi and classes.