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Great ideas to exploit the grammar tables in your textbook.

Grammar or substitution tables have been widely used in language teaching for many years. The table, arranged in columns of units that are combined to make sentences, can help students to become more aware of the rules of syntax in English and to be able to identify parts of speech. Despite having been around for years, the typical grammar table is very often under-exploited in class.

In a short video on ideas for practising grammar, Roisin O’Farrell offers some fresh ideas on how to make more use of the tables in your textbook. You may also prefer to read about the ideas inHelping young learners notice grammar.

Enjoy the grammar class!

Maria Toth