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Learn the different word classes, or shoot me now.

What is a word class? Dictionary.com defines word classes as a group of words all belonging to the same class or part of speech. The word class will determine what part a word plays in a sentence. http://www.dictionary.com/browse/word-class?s=t The most … Continue reading

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Feature spotting

Questions What is feature spotting? Why is it flagged up as a problem in numerous examiners’ reports and amongst English teachers generally? Definition Feature-spotting is when student isolate a technique, a feature, such as alliteration, but then do not explore … Continue reading

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