Prepositions - Grammar - Drag and DropUploaded by Serkan Çelik, Bilkent University (Turkey)
In this clip, learners with various native languages such as English, Russian, German, and Turkish are taking part in a drag and drop activity focusing on the appropriate usage of prepositions on the IWB. Learners are expected to match the expressions with the given pictures. The teacher facilitates learning by contrasting the syntactic use of prepositions in Turkish and in the native languages of the learners.
Target language: Turkish
Resource language: Turkish
Native language of learners: Various
Age range: 17+
Language level: A2 - Lower Intermediate
Educational context: Higher Education
IWB Features: Drag & drop
Teaching methods: Whole class instruction, Individual activity
Language area: Grammar
IWB board used: Promethean
Prepositions of place do have a great importance for the Turkish language. Through this activity, I wanted to clarify the difference of using prepositions in Turkish and other Indo-European languages.
ÖÄŸretmenin dersi eÄŸlenceli hale getirmesini saÄŸladÄ±, eÄŸlenceliydi. (I loved the way the teacher handled the activity, it was fun.)
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