Online Tools Helping To Learn Vocab

Download Online Tools Helping To Learn Vocab

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A presentation showing a few online tools that can help the student to learn vocabulary, organise it and use it productively.

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<ul><li>1.Learning vocabulary An overview of online tools Word cloud ( http:// wordle.net )based on intro to chapter 13 (all on teaching vocab)ofInside Teachingby Bowen &amp; Marks [Macmillan]</li></ul> <p>2. </p> <ul><li>To function in a foreign language= </li></ul> <p>A working knowledge ofvocabulary there is not much value in being able to produce grammatical sentencesif one has not got the vocabularythat is needed to convey what one wants to say [D.A.Wilkins] 3. Short-term memoryLong-term memory 4. Google lexical sets Association by topic and image http:// labs . google . com / sets 5. http:// labs . google . com / sets 6. MEC Word lists Association by topic Training session on how to create, edit and publish word listsavailable on MEC websitewww.macmillanenglishcampus.com 7. Online flashcardshttp:// quizlet . com This flashcard set:http:// quizlet . com /_ lnxf 8. 9. Online flashcardshttp://www. proprofs . com / This flashcard set:http:// tinyurl . com /m5ko92 10. Online mindmapshttp:// thinkature . com To access this workspace:http:// tinyurl . com /m57og8 11. Text analysis Association by image /context / another word http://www. wordsift . com / Copy a text, e.g. fromNews Itemssection on MEC. 12. Text analysis Association by image /context / another word http://www. wordsift . com / 13. Text analysis Association by image /context / another word http://www. wordsift . com / 14. Online photo stories Association by context http://www. pimpampum . net / bubblr / To access this photostrip:http:// tinyurl . com /kls9rp 15. Online presentations Association by personal story http:// voicethread . com / MEC Clinic on Voicethread with Ann Foremanhttp:// tinyurl . com /nq2oov To access this voicethread:http:// voicethread . com / share /536142/ </p>