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General & Academic English at SelfAccess.com!
The SelfAccess library now has integrated resources for both General and Academic English. Students can practice their skills for work, school or travel as well as study for exams such as IELTS, FCE, TOEFL and TOEIC. There is also a US$6 monthly membership and the option to pay using PayPal. You can use your gifted SelfAccess membership to explore the changes and use the two choices in the library.

Please tell your students about the new SelfAccess General and Academic libraries. We welcome your feedback, send your comments to sales@english-to-go.com. The free membership will expire on 19 October 2003.

Featured Lessons - Microfinance and International Development
To follow up on the free Microfinance lesson this week's featured lessons look at the issues surrounding Microfinance and International Development. We encourage you to use these lessons as a follow up on this important subject.

Visit the featured lessons page here.

You can see the Microfinance page here: http://www.english-to-go.com/microfinance

Here are this week's new resources:

Intermediate Instant Workbook - Sea 'Monster' Hijacks Boaters
Dragged by a monster
Skills: Listening and grammar - the passive.

Elementary Instant Lesson - Working Elephants
India's working elephants are to have reflectors put on their rears to stop road accidents. (Elephants, road safety, prediction, gap fill, information exchange, questions, writing headlines, the adverb 'often', How often...?, asking about frequency game, running dictation.)

Intermediate Instant Lesson - A Suitable Husband
"Who wants to marry my daughter?" That is what is on a sign planted on Donna Wood's front lawn in Southbridge, Massachusetts. Wood is seeking a soul mate for her 22-year-old daughter Karah, whose romantic choices over the years have left much to be desired, the mother said. (Arranged marriages, finding suitable marriage partners, bizarre stories, mixed questions, true or false, ranking, writing an advertisement, dialogue, word game.)

Anna Grammar - A phenomenon called "aspect"
Anna talks about "aspect"... How English concentrates on a) whether an action starts and finishes or b) whether an action continues over a period.

Weekly Warmer - Idioms - True and False - Turn, Turn, Turn
This warmer about idioms encourages discussion and should also be a lot of fun!

Click here to access this week's new resources.

Quote of the week:
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world." - Mohandas Gandhi.

Have a great week teaching!
The English-To-Go Team.
E-mail: sales@english-to-go.com