Modals and Passive Voice - What are modal auxiliary verbs?

 

This video focuses on modal auxiliary verbs. The words "might", "could" and "must" are modal auxiliary verbs. These verbs express the speaker's feeling or attitude towards the particular verb following the modal.


Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching. This convenient, highly structured design means that you can quickly get to grips with each section before moving onto the next.

Pre teaching is something that I personally believe is extremely beneficial and helps with retaining vocabulary. Warmer activities and making sure to establish rapport on the first day is also something that is very important. Students do not want to be dreading the class everytime they come, and therefore it is important to help each other.This latter part of this unit was interesting as it gave me more of an insight to potential barriers faced by Learners. Also how teachers actions and reactions to situations can have a negative or positive impact on the students. I was aware of some of the terminology used to describe the levels in learning, but have now learnt a few more.