Dr. Dimitris Thanasoulas talks to TEACHNEWS about TOWER BRIDGE BOOKS.
Dr. Dimitris Thanasoulas has been teaching English across the board for many years, and translating literary and other books from and into English.
The Psychology of Language: Why Are Some Words More Persuasive Than Others?
What's actually going on in the brain when it processes language? And if words affect the mind in different ways, are some more persuasive than others?
Σύγχρονο «ναρκωτικό» για παιδιά το ίντερνετ
Παραμελούν τα μαθήματά τους, οι βαθμολογίες τους «πέφτουν» απότομα, ενώ μπορεί ακόμη και να εγκαταλείψουν το σχολείο.


Pronunciation: The “Cinderella” of Language Teaching

Introduction   Indisputably, teaching pronunciation is one of the most complicated yet significant aspects of EFL / ESL teaching. That is why it has been looked upon as the “Cinderella” of language...


Πώς μπορώ να βοηθήσω το παιδί μου να απαλλαγεί από το σχολικ…

Η σχολική εμπειρία αποτελεί κρίσιμο κομμάτι στη ζωή του εφήβου και μια από τις πιθανές πηγές έντασης λόγω των απαιτήσεων του εκπαιδευτικού συστήματος. Η εμπειρία αυτή αφορά την ακαδημαϊκή πλευρά...


Language and Thought

No one would disagree with the claim that language and thought interact in many significant ways. There is great disagreement, however, about the proposition that each specific language has its...


Intellect or Affect?

Most people contend that the education system, as it manifests itself in many western countries, is inadequate and even pernicious. This general discontent should not be ignored; on the contrary...


Learner Autonomy: The “Let-Me-Learn” Drive

It is widely acknowledged that knowing a language is more than just grammar and vocabulary.


Accommodation Theory

Each one of us is aware that our style of speech changes in the twinkling of an eye, as it were, depending on a wide range of variables such as...


Women: A Linguistically Different Species?

Indisputably, sex differences constitute a fundamental fact of our lives and, as such, it stands to reason that they should be reflected in language.


Σχολική Άρνηση: Συμπτώματα και Στρατηγικές Αντιμετώπισης

Η σχολική άρνηση είναι από τις συνηθέστερες παιδικές φοβίες. Παρουσιάζεται κυρίως στην ηλικία των 6 ετών, όταν τα παιδιά από το νηπιαγωγείο πηγαίνουν στο Δημοτικό σχολείο, και στην ηλικία 10-11...


Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.


End of Class Review

Take five minutes at the end of each class to ask students to summarize the ideas presented, to solve a sample problem, to apply information to a new situation or to write their reactions to the day's class. Doing so throughout the semester can help you know what you can do to strengthen your teaching.