In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word lampoon. This word can be used as a verb and as a noun. Used as a verb, it describes the action of criticizing a person or a topic by using ridicule. The noun lampoon refers to the actual speech or text used to critize someone or something. The word was taken from the French word lampon.
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 discusses methods, theories, and techniques which are used in modern-day language teaching. The Unit points out that different methods and techniques should be used with different students and for different purposes. The Unit also makes it clear that no one method is the best; rather, all methods should be used together to achieve best results.Reading and writing are skills that are related, hence the need to teach them as a unit. One cannot be taught without the other. The different â€œkindsâ€ of reading mentioned in the unit were completely new to me,and I have to admit I found them simply fascinating how the goal or objective can define the kind of reading I am putting into practice.