dear - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: dear

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「dear」です。It’s a request by Akemi-san (We like requests! Send us more!). This word can be used four ways: as an adjective, a noun, an adverb, and an exclamation. Let’s have a look as an adjective first.

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move 2 - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: move 2

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「move」の二つ目です。This week we are focusing on the phrases.

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move - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: move

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「move」です。This word is essentially a verb, but it can also be used as a noun. Likewise, there are a lot of phrasal verbs using move. Let's have a look!

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common - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: common

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「common」です。This word can be an adjective or a noun. Let's jump right into it, shall we? First, the adjective.

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back 4 - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: back 4

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は、もう一回「back」ですけど、最後のです!約束!We’re saying bye to this word by having a look at the phrasal verbs.

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back 3 - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: back 3

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は、もう一回「back」です。This week we are having a look at some phrases. Off we go!

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back 2 - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: back 2

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW はまた「back」です。This time we are having a look at the verb and the adjective. Ready?

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back - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: back

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「back」です。Why? Because we’re BACK after a very long Golden Week. This word is a noun, a verb, and adverb, and an adjective. English is flexible! Are you ready? No? Okay, you can come ‘back’ later, but we’ll just jump into it. First, the noun, then the adverb. We’ll leave the verb and the adjective for next week and the phrases will come after that. Let’s go!

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flower - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: flower

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW はまた「flower」です。Aah, spring! The time of flowers blooming and noses sneezing. We all know ‘flower’ as a name but, did you know it can also be a verb? (You don’t say!) It is! Also, a flower is not always a flower, you know? Keep on reading!

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finish - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: finish

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「finish」です。’Finish’ is most usually a verb, but it is also a noun and, as always, there are a couple of interesting uses. As a verb, in combination with different prepositions, it takes very interesting meanings. Don’t you love language?

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Thoughts from the triplog

What does learn, extend, create mean?

learn, extend, createの意味とは?

The idea of learn, extend, create is a major part of triplo. It is used to organise the three types of lessons we teach and is a central idea in our approach to teaching English. But where does it come from, what does it mean and why do we use it? Learn, extend, create, is connected to ideas about designing an effective language course as well as the cognitive process that we use to acquire knowledge. Here we will explain the origins of learn, extend, create and tell you why we think it is important.

「learn」「extend」「create」は、トリプロで取り入れている重要な学習アプローチ法です。私たちは、英語のレッスンをこの3タイプに分けて教えています。でもそれらは一体どこから来ていて、何を意味し、何のために使うのでしょう? learn, extend, createは、語学コースを効果的にデザインするための考え方であり、知識を習得する時の認知プロセスと関連しています。ここでは、learn, extend, createの起源を説明し、その重要性をお伝えしたいと思います。

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Four Key Skills You Need to Develop

伸ばすべき4つの重要なスキルとは

Education is changing, it has to change. The world of work is not the same as it was twenty years ago, let alone one hundred and fifty years ago, when mass education was first widely rolled out to provide educated workers for the industrialising world. The problem facing education today is that the knowledge that you learn at school or university is quickly becoming out of date because of the pace of change in technology and the work place. The question then is, what do I need to learn? First of all you need to learn to be a “dynamic learner”, someone who is able to develop their skills and knowledge as needs arise, but more than gaining knowledge, you need to harness four key skills that are transferable across domains - the "Four Cs” of creativity, collaboration, communication, and critical thinking.

教育は変化をし続けています。変化しなければならないものです。私たちの働く世界も変わり続け、150年前に工業化社会に対応するため労働者層向けの大衆教育が始まった時と比べればもちろんのこと、20年前とも違っていきてます。学校で学んだ知識は、職場や技術の現場で起こる変化の速さについていけないということが、現代における教育が直面している問題です。そこで、私たちは何を学ぶ必要があるのか、ということを考えてみましょう。まず第一に、必要に応じてスキルや知識を発展させることができる「動的学習者」になること。これは、知識を得ること以上に、どのような領域でも共通して使える4つの重要なスキル:Creativity, Collaboration, Communication, Critical thinking-創造性、コラボレーション、コミュニケーション、批判的思考という「4C」を活用することです。

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9 Tips for getting a better TOEIC score.

TOEICのスコアアップのための9つのコツ

Love it or hate it, TOEIC is one of the features of learning English in Japan, and for many people it is necessary for career advancement. Everyone is looking for ways to improve their score, usually with the least amount of effort, so we’ve put together nine tips for improving your score on TOEIC… but some of them do require some effort. We’ll start with the ones that require the least effort.

好むと好まざるとにかかわらず、TOEICは日本での英語学習における代表的なものだと言えます。そして、多くの人にとってはキャリアアップに必要なものでしょう。そこで今回は、TOEICのスコアアップのための9つのコツをまとめてみました。ご紹介するものの中には、多少の努力を必要とするものもありますが、、最小限の努力でできるものから見ていきましょう。

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