ESL Glossary

By | September 27, 2014

TESOLTeachers’ Glossary of Common ESL Acronyms

Every career, job and occupation has its own ‘language’ as it were. ESL is no different. Today we’ll explore the wonderful world of abbreviations in ESL: American standard terms and British standard definitions. US Terminology

ESL – English as a Second Language.

This typically refers to teachers who teach English to students who have not learned English in their native environment. In other words, they are already fluent in a first language, and need to learn English later on for professional, personal, or educational reasons.

TESLTeaching English as a Second Language

This is the discipline of teaching English in a methodical way and covers materials development, linguistic analysis, classroom practice, educational psychology, management, etc.

Terminology in the UK, Europe and Australia/New Zealand

EFLEnglish as a Foreign Language

This is the standard meaning for ‘teaching English abroad’.

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狄克森美語的教學理念是:


在上兒童美語班幼兒美語班的孩子,在生活上可以自由運用的美語,在聽ˋ讀ˋ寫ˋ

講各方面有自然及平衡的發展.你可以看到學生的寫作,口語報告影片,照片,

教育期刊. 這個網站同時提供一些有趣的英文故事書.