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Why teach idioms? <br />Idioms are found, seen everywhere and certainly heard in all walks of life - in posters, advertise...
<ul><li>Idioms are a basic and natural part of life. They are an essential feature of effective communication, especially ...
They are an indication of a student's proficiency in English. </li></ul>3<br />
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How can I remember idioms?<br />6<br />
7<br />http://www.idiomdictionary.com/<br />
8<br />http://idiomsite.com/<br />
9<br />http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/idioms/<br />
10<br />http://rollsoffthetongue.tumblr.com/ <br />
A Clil To Climb : Idioms Part 19 Food - Fish Interactive Game<br />11<br />
Cat idioms, anyone?<br />http://civitaquana.blogspot.com/2010/05/let-sleeping-catlie.html<br />12<br />
13<br />http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/language/theteacher/2009/03/090311_teacher_animal_cat.shtml<br />
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www.writecomics.com<br />16<br />
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18<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/carlberger/272373668/sizes/z/in/photostream/<br />
http://www.gettyimages.co.uk/detail/77005627/Stockbyte<br />19<br />
20<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/bee/199879806/sizes/m/in/pool-1383087@N24/<br />
21<br />http://www.pimpampum.net/bookr/index.php?id=24846<br />
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An  Idiomatic Digital Story<br />23<br />
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www.makebeliefscomix.com<br />29<br />
30<br />http://civitaquana.blogspot.com/2011/02/in-money-part-5-of-idiomatic-story.html<br />
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I was lost without you<br />http://goanimate.com/movie/0t3v8_OjYOXc/1<br />32<br />
http://goanimate.com/movie/0t3v8_Oj<br />I was broke, down in the dumps and broken-hearted!<br />33<br />
Max My Dream: <br />34<br />
www.photofunia.com<br />35<br />
Then suddenly I woke up.  I realised it had all been a terrible dream, a nightmare in fact.  I knew I had to go back to th...
37<br />WHAT’S THE ENDING??<br />
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42<br />The End<br />Janet’s AbruzzoEdublog<br />@janetbianchini<br />on Twitter<br />
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  1. 1. 1<br />
  2. 2. Why teach idioms? <br />Idioms are found, seen everywhere and certainly heard in all walks of life - in posters, advertisements, newspapers (printed and online versions), magazines, films and the internet. <br />There is NO escaping them! <br />2<br />
  3. 3. <ul><li>Idioms are a basic and natural part of life. They are an essential feature of effective communication, especially at a higher level of English.
  4. 4. They are an indication of a student's proficiency in English. </li></ul>3<br />
  5. 5. 4<br />
  6. 6. 5<br />
  7. 7. How can I remember idioms?<br />6<br />
  8. 8. 7<br />http://www.idiomdictionary.com/<br />
  9. 9. 8<br />http://idiomsite.com/<br />
  10. 10. 9<br />http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/idioms/<br />
  11. 11. 10<br />http://rollsoffthetongue.tumblr.com/ <br />
  12. 12. A Clil To Climb : Idioms Part 19 Food - Fish Interactive Game<br />11<br />
  13. 13. Cat idioms, anyone?<br />http://civitaquana.blogspot.com/2010/05/let-sleeping-catlie.html<br />12<br />
  14. 14. 13<br />http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/language/theteacher/2009/03/090311_teacher_animal_cat.shtml<br />
  15. 15. 14<br />
  16. 16. 15<br />
  17. 17. www.writecomics.com<br />16<br />
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  19. 19. 18<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/carlberger/272373668/sizes/z/in/photostream/<br />
  20. 20. http://www.gettyimages.co.uk/detail/77005627/Stockbyte<br />19<br />
  21. 21. 20<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/bee/199879806/sizes/m/in/pool-1383087@N24/<br />
  22. 22. 21<br />http://www.pimpampum.net/bookr/index.php?id=24846<br />
  23. 23. 22<br />
  24. 24. An Idiomatic Digital Story<br />23<br />
  25. 25. 24<br />
  26. 26. 25<br />
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  29. 29. 28<br />
  30. 30. www.makebeliefscomix.com<br />29<br />
  31. 31. 30<br />http://civitaquana.blogspot.com/2011/02/in-money-part-5-of-idiomatic-story.html<br />
  32. 32. 31<br />
  33. 33. I was lost without you<br />http://goanimate.com/movie/0t3v8_OjYOXc/1<br />32<br />
  34. 34. http://goanimate.com/movie/0t3v8_Oj<br />I was broke, down in the dumps and broken-hearted!<br />33<br />
  35. 35. Max My Dream: <br />34<br />
  36. 36. www.photofunia.com<br />35<br />
  37. 37. Then suddenly I woke up. I realised it had all been a terrible dream, a nightmare in fact. I knew I had to go back to the village to you back.<br />Do you still still me?<br />Will you forgive me?<br />Or will you give me the cold ?<br />36<br />
  38. 38. 37<br />WHAT’S THE ENDING??<br />
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  40. 40. 39<br />
  41. 41. 40<br />
  42. 42. 41<br />
  43. 43. 42<br />The End<br />Janet’s AbruzzoEdublog<br />@janetbianchini<br />on Twitter<br />
  44. 44. Thank you for attending my presentation! <br />43<br />www.imagechef.com<br />
  45. 45. Links and Resources <br /><ul><li>http://www.idiomdictionary.com/
  46. 46. http://idiomsite.com/
  47. 47. http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/idioms/
  48. 48. http://acliltoclimb.blogspot.com/2011/03/idioms-part-19-food-fish-interactive.html
  49. 49. http://rollsoffthetongue.tumblr.com/
  50. 50. http://civitaquana.blogspot.com/2010/05/let-sleeping-catlie.html
  51. 51. http://www.toondoo.com/
  52. 52. http://www.makebeliefscomix.com/Comix/
  53. 53. http://writecomics.com/
  54. 54. http://www.bitstrips.com/create/comic/
  55. 55. http://www.dvolver.com/live/moviemaker.html
  56. 56. http://goanimate.com/
  57. 57. http://www.maxmydream.com/
  58. 58. http://www.zimmertwins.com/
  59. 59. http://www.tagxedo.com/
  60. 60. http://www.wordle.net
  61. 61. http://www.imagechef.com/
  62. 62. http://www.tuxpi.com
  63. 63. http://www.photofunia.com/
  64. 64. http://www.fodey.com/generators/newspaper/snippet.asp
  65. 65. http://www.worldwidewords.org/index.htm
  66. 66. http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/language/theteacher/
  67. 67. http://www.pimpampum.net/bookr/index.php?id=24846
  68. 68. http://civitaquana.blogspot.com
  69. 69. http://www.englishclub.com/ref/Idioms/index.htm</li></ul>44<br />

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