How to Pronounce 'ASSERTATION' - English Pronunciation


In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word assertation. This word is a noun and describes the act of asserting. The word comes from the Medieval Latin word 'assert?ti?n' meaning “to affirm or assert”.

Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching. This convenient, highly structured design means that you can quickly get to grips with each section before moving onto the next.

This unit outlines, the qualities and attributes good teachers and good learners should posses. furthermore it discusses the importance of many different roles, we as teachers, assume within the classroom - often times simultaneously flowing one from the other as needed. Most importantly encouraging a sensitive, culturally inclusive learning environment.This unit is the easiest so far as the different present tenses are used most often on a daily basis, especially during conversations. The three present tenses are:'present simple' (most common), 'present continuous' and 'present perfect'. Maybe the students use them in the wrong context and this lesson was a good reminder for us to teach them correctly.