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Jad Qandour

Jad teaches English at EF San Francisco. He loves putting on headphones and going on long (long!) walks, and one of his goals is to one day publish his own fiction.

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4-part holiday season lesson plan: speaking and grammar
Grammar lesson plan: “I wish” and “If only”
Grammar lesson plan: Narrative tenses
Grammar lesson plan: Prepositions
Grammar lesson plan: Modals of possibility, for levels C1+
Grammar lesson plan: Reported speech, for levels C1+
Grammar lesson plan: 3 activities to teach the passive voice
What are anaphoric and cataphoric references? (And how to teach them)
This is how advanced grammar changes language skills
Why I chose to teach English in San Francisco