Learning to use linkers

8,239 views
7,890 views

Published on

Published in: Education
1 Comment
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Thanks a lots. I´m trying to improve my writing skills and links and connectors are a problem for me.
    Rosa
       Reply 
    Are you sure you want to  Yes  No
    Your message goes here
  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
8,239
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
54
Comments
1
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Learning to use linkers

  1. 1. Learning to use linkers
  2. 2. My profileName: Johana Alexandra Delgado GarcíaUniversidad LibreEstudiante de licenciatura en educación básicacon énfasis en humanidades e idiomas.VII Semestre
  3. 3. IntroductionThe use of linkers or connectors in English is veryimportant. Despite of that, many people have difficultiesin using them. When they have to complete a text withconnectors, they do not know when do they have to useeach one of them. What is more, it is not only a difficultyfor people who is just starting to learn English, but alsofor the ones who have an advanced level.For these reasons it is necessary to learn to use them in aright way by doing different activities which can help usto improve our grammar, reading and writing skills.
  4. 4. Big goal Create a didactic websitein order to help Englishlearners to improve theirgrammar, reading andwriting skills learning touse connectors in a correctway by doing differentactivities related tointeresting topics.
  5. 5. JustificationLearning to use connectors in a properway is very useful, necessary andimportant to improve grammar, readingand writing skills. However, manypeople do not see the importance ofusing them or think of it as a boringtopic.This website looks forward to helpingEnglish students to learn to use themwith a lot of didactic activities to avoidmonotony in the learning process.
  6. 6. MethodologyFirst, the student will be given a short explanation ofthe concept of linkers and a list of them according totheir function.Then, he could reinforce what they learned by shortbut interesting readings in which the student couldsee the use of them in a real context and practicingwith different activities.Finally, he will be evaluated according to his ability touse connectors in written texts.
  7. 7. TopicsDefinition of linkers. Classification according to theirfunction Explanation about the way of usingthem. Examples. Links to other websites where he canfind useful exercises to practice more.
  8. 8. Resources Short concepts explanation Linkers list according to theirfunction. Short interesting readings. Games Exercises of filling in the gaps withthe right linker.
  9. 9. EvaluationThe student will be able tocheck what he have learned bydoing a test and many otheractivities in order to be able touse linkers in a proper way andrealize of the difficulties hehave had in the process andcorrect them.
  10. 10. Linkshttp://www.english-at-home.com/grammar/linking-words/ http://www.ihbristol.com/learn-online/exercise-general/advanced/grammar/conjunctions-and-linkers/208/ http://www.waylink-english.co.uk/?page=31020http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=3937

×