Welcome to the Summer 2012 Edition of TET

Welcome to the 2012 summer editon of

Teaching English Today



We trust that you will find the articles that follow interesting, challenging and useful.

Please feel free to respond to / add to / challenge any of the views expressed in the articles.

And please do send us your contribution for the next issue (due November 2012).  Send these to the Editor at drv@worldonline.co.za and maybe you could win a copy of The Longman South Africa School Dictionary. 


Kind regards

(Dr) Malcolm Venter



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