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What You Say Isn't Always What You Mean

I love using witty commercials to get a conversation going with my clients about the importance of social skills and these two Citibank commercials are perfect! 379 kata lagi

For SLPs

Directly speaking, how INDIRECT is your teaching?

“Boys and girls!”

“I’ll begin when you’re ready.”

“I’m busy.”

“It’s time to do your work.”

If you work with children, you probably have heard teachers or parents make similar comments. 476 kata lagi

For SLPs

[Reading] 어제 친구하고 싸웠어요.

어제 저는 친한 친구하고 크게 싸웠어요. 어제 저녁을 먹을 때 친구하고 여행 이야기를 했어요. 우리는 내년에 같이 한국에 가기로 했어요. 그런데 친구가 갑자기 한국에 안 가고 싶다고 했어요.


127. When to Use Indirect Speech

English uses indirect speech more than direct speech for reporting other people’s words but has other uses for it too


Academic And Professional Writing


Mother had started weeping. I had tried very hard for the past 5 minutes to ignore the quiet snuffling and erratic breathing coming from her direction but could ignore no longer. 1.576 kata lagi

Creative Writing

"Let's talk about dialogue," she said

Quotation marks are used to show the exact words of the speaker. It’s called a direct speech.

She said, “Let’s meet by the coffee stand tomorrow.” 589 kata lagi

Creative Writing