Teaching speaking articles

Stacks of teaching oral English articles on improving fluency, spoken accuracy, range of language, etc. If you like anything here and want more, please support TEFLtastic.

Updated 22 July 2020

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FCE Speaking Part Three (ditto)

FCE Speaking Part Four (ditto)

FCE Speaking overview (ditto)

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