English Grammar - Past Perfect - Teaching Ideas 2 - Online TESOL Course In this Online TESOL Course video we will look at a useful teaching idea for the past perfect tense. Students are given statements written in the past simple and will have to complete the statement with sentences in the past perfect. Each statement would have been cut out before the class and distributed to pairs or small groups. The student will turn over their card, read out the statement then complete it with their own past perfect sentence. For example: I didn't do my homework ... because I hadn't brought my book home. Teaching ideas such as this become an important part of an English Teacher's resources, enabling them to create interesting plans when required. To learn more about this tense and others consider taking one of ITTT's online TESOL courses. Follow the link above for more information. /// Are you ready to live and teach abroad? Click here and get started today:

Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching. This convenient, highly structured design means that you can quickly get to grips with each section before moving onto the next.

In this unit I have learnt how to teach both new and already known learners, I have also learnt how to make a class interesting especially a mixed class. I now have an idea on how to teach a large class and students with listening problems. I have also learnt how to encourage reluctant students to learnLike the present tense covered in a previous unit, this unit focuses on the past tense and its many aspects: simple, continuous, perfect, and perfect continuous. Each of these aspects has their nuances as their usages, dealing with when an action started or stopped in the past and its continuous nature.