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Q: Language teaching: "I have to go ... pee!"

 

'How would you understandably explain the meaning of this sentence, of course without profanity, to Level 1 English students?'

 

 

L1 students in capital of Turkey-stan are Beginner English learners and my 18 - 22 year old students English ability is very similar to pre-school Chinese students.

 

We have passed Phonetics and Grammatical set-up of Present Simple & Continuous Tense.

 

 

It is very rare at this mill, but my class is 10, male only, students class. 

 

 

24 weeks 3 days ago in  Teaching & Learning - China

 
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What happened to all English teachers ... no 

 

.. and Phill  at this Board?

 

I want English lesson, here! 

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no idea,,,,  just do Not demonstrate in the classroom.  They said next time I did that they were gonna lock me up!!

 

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I usually speak to students without adjusting my talk to different English levels I work with.

Instead, I write new word or whole sentence on the black board and then ... 'Do you understand?'. 

That's how it happened, so I posted Q to English teachers ... on this Board. 

 

There are some requirements to fully 'understand' my 'lesson':

 

''Readers must compromise and follow my ''lesson's' instructions"!

 

I mean, you can't only read, you must follow my guidance same as L1 students did!

 

OK, here we go:

 

1. Stand-up!

 

2. Extend your arm with an open palm in my direction!

OK!

 

3. Bend your thumb like you want to show 'no.4' with remaining open fingers..

Good!

 

4. Lower/close four open fingers like you want to make a fist ...

 

5. Move your half fist to the crotch area ... and 'peeeee ..'

 

 

Students are entering morning classes with smirk on their faces. 

Some of them went to the Mill's (not MIL...he he!) office and spoke to Turkish reps. about 'how my English lessons are very good'.

I had to show/make one female rep. 'follow-my-moves' because of students ... 

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You can say , i need to go to the bathroom

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Teach "I need to go to the bathroom/restroom", and /or  "go to the loo", or "can I excuse myself, please?"

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