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Referencing Skills

Referencing Skills

WRITING / Reference Verbs / Reference List / Referencing  In-Text Referencing Terms & Conditions of Use When you use information from a text, you have to acknowledge it / state who said it.   Why? It’s not your idea, so you must give credit to the writer of the...
Reading Strategies

Reading Strategies

READING / reading strategies Academic Reading Strategies Terms & Conditions of Use  What are reading strategies? In order to read effectively, different reading techniques are necessary for different purposes and texts. Therefore, it is important for students to...
Verb Patterns Blog

Verb Patterns Blog

GRAMMAR / Verb Patterns Academic Verb Patterns Terms & Conditions of Use  What are verb patterns? A verb pattern is when one verb follows another in a single clause. The former verb dictates how the latter verb will be used. There are five main verb patterns in...
Academic Conditionals

Academic Conditionals

GRAMMAR / Conditionals  Academic Conditionals Terms & Conditions of Use What are conditionals?Conditionals in academic writingConditional examples  What are conditionals / if clauses? Conditionals are used to describe the result of a real or hypothetical...
COVID-19

COVID-19

COVID-19 Pandemic Lessons Understanding COVID-19 Terms & Conditions of Use What is this COVID-19 lesson about? This ‘COVID-19’ lesson book includes 6-10 hours of content: Exploring COVID-19 through Internet research. Scientific research: what is the COVID-19...
Marking Criteria

Marking Criteria

Academic Marking Criteria Terms & Conditions of Use Marking criteria Marking criteria are the standards of judgement for assignments. Marking criteria are often divided into sections with explicit definitions of the quality expected for different levels of...
Academic Style Blog

Academic Style Blog

WRITING / Academic style Academic Writing Style – key points Terms & Conditions of Use Download the MP3 / Download this image – here Academic Style is… … the conventions often associated with academic writing. Although there is much debate...
The Reflective Student

The Reflective Student

Reflection on Study and Goal Setting  Terms & Conditions of Use What’s this lesson about? This is a seminar lesson to reflect on studying. It asks students to look at and examine the way they study and to identify possible areas that could be improved. It...
Text Exploitation

Text Exploitation

How students can exploit a text to support their learning Terms & Conditions of Use How to exploit a text  Lead in What reading strategies have you learnt so far? How else could you use a text to support your learning? Where could you find an academic text that...
Teaching online

Teaching online

The best ‘free’ video-conferencing software for 2020 This post was written by J.Greenwood (2020) With the Covid-19 pandemic currently impacting educational institutions across the globe, many teachers are being tasked with delivering classes online. This...
Critical Thinking Skills

Critical Thinking Skills

WRITING / critical thinking  Critical Thinking Skills Terms & Conditions of Use Critical Thinking Worksheets / Lessons Introduction C.T Definition Introduction to C.T C.T Text Analysis C.T Fact over Opinion  C.T Perspective Image LISTENING Bloom’s Taxonomy...
2019 Achievements

2019 Achievements

Academic English Achievements 2019 This has been our best year ever! Hi Everyone, Firstly, we’d like to say a really big THANK YOU for supporting AEUK over this last year and we hope you have enjoyed using our materials. We created over 40 lessons in 2019 and...
Artificial Intelligence Lesson Book

Artificial Intelligence Lesson Book

Artificial Intelligence – EAP Lessons Terms & Conditions of Use Artificial Intelligence Artificial Intelligence (AI) is developing at an unprecedented rate. Innovations in computer-basedvision, speech recognition and natural language processing are all...
Academic Integrity

Academic Integrity

Academic Integrity Terms & Conditions of Use The lesson This is a speaking lesson that involves defining ‘academic integrity’, looking at how other universities address academic integrity, and understanding some of the key principles associated with the term. The...
Procrastination

Procrastination

Procrastination Terms & Conditions of Use What is this blog / lesson about? This lesson explores one of the most common problems that worries students; the tendency to put things off until the last moment or beyond the last moment. University students are...
Academic Plagiarism

Academic Plagiarism

Academic Plagiarism: the use of custom Essay writing services Terms & Conditions of Use What is this blog / lesson about? This lesson explores how academic plagiarism has changed over the last few years with students using custom essay writing services. These...
Teacher Membership Blog

Teacher Membership Blog

Membership for teachers – over £200 worth of materials for £30? It’s taken a while but at last after popular demand we have managed to create an EAP TEACHER MEMBERSHIP – go here. All our Academic English materials including the listening membership...
What is Academic English?

What is Academic English?

Academic English: a definition Terms & Conditions of Use Academic English is… …often considered relatively formal complex English that conveys ideas in a precise and objective manner. It is generally acknowledged to include the essential skills of...
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