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Not a Gap-fill

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15th December 2016

Here’s an alternative to the traditional gapped-text exercise from teflgeek.net

“9. Wrong Words

Instead of giving learners a gapped text, give them a text in which the target words have been substituted for weird and wonderful alternatives. Learners then have to pick out the words they think are wrong, and change them for
the words they think are right!”

In this post, I’ll explain how there are a number of advantages to using word substitution rather than gaps in a text. But I’d also like to offer an alternative treatment to the “weird and wonderful alternatives” suggested above… Continue reading

Read the teflgeek.net post here. (Link opens on new page.)

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