TEFL: Teach aspect, not tense-It makes more sense!

TEFL: Teach aspect, not tense-It makes more sense!

TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language), focuses on teaching tense (past, present, future).  However, it is not tense (time) that is important in English, but the writer/speaker’s aspect. TEFL focuses too much on tense, and this leads to the neglect other,...
Teaching Academic Writing: is it REALLY being taught?

Teaching Academic Writing: is it REALLY being taught?

Teaching academic writing involves teaching the basic text structure. What is the basic structure of academic text? Fill in the blanks: 1. I _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 2. B _ _ _ 3. C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ Did you fill in 1. Introduction, 2. Body, 3. Conclusion? This is the...