Conditionals and Reported Speech - The Third Conditional


The third conditional is used when speaking about regrets and excuses. This video is specifically aimed at teaching the third conditional in an ESL setting.

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.

Unit 16 is a grammar unit, it's about reported speech and conditionals. We got a brief introduction to zero, first, second, third and mixed conditional. Clear examples and how to teach is shown. Direct and reported speech come together whit time expressions and an explanation of how pronouns can change the meaning of an expression like \"I love you.\".This unit covers the macroscopic techniques and strategies that can be applied to many of the concepts and contexts that I will have to teach my students. Some of those techniques include: songs and music, games, arts and crafts, and seasonal holidays and activities. For younger learners, these are all very effective in helping them retain information.