REPETITIVE CHANTS: An opportunity to LEARN COLLOCATIONS NATURALLY...– beginner/intermediate / advanced / children / teens / adults
Chants are a very repetitive way of embedding expressions in the brain so that they become second-nature and just 'sound right' without having to resort to learning grammar rules and translating from one's own language with the inevitable often horrific results.
I have been setting expressions to music and rhythmic chants for decades with excellent results.
GOOD AT is an expression which many of my students just cannot remember and I would like them to be able to use collocations spontaneously - so I have invented this chant in the hope of fixing this expression forever!!
You can download the worksheet to the song below.
Hope it's useful!
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My name is Susan Brodar, born in London into a multilingual family and brought up bilingual English / Italian.