Daily Archives: 14 April 2016


(Posting on exercising debating skills; by one NEB) The term of the day: ‘devil’s advocate’. Simply, as an idiomatic expression, it refers to a person who disagrees with another on his opinion about an issue and argues for that—not really for the sake of fully attacking him, but for the […]

Being a ‘Devil’s Advocate’ to Exercise Debating Skills—and Its Professional ...


(Posting tentang perbedaan pendidikan Amerika-Indonesia; oleh seorang NEB) Bagi yang gemar berbincang dan berharap bahwa pendidikan kita Indonesia bisa sama dengan pendidikan Amerika dalam berbagai aspek macam otonomi, fun, kreativitas, inovasi, terobosan, ketahuilah bahwa ada perbedaan penting antara 2 pendidikan 2 negara itu yang tidak gampang memungkinkan hal itu terjadi […]

Yang Penting tentang Perbedaan Pendidikan Amerika-Indonesia


(Posting on testing children’s English the appropriate way; by one NEB) Testing children’s English cannot take the form of a written test of multiple-choice items. There have been a lot of arguments about this. Testing children’s English is best aimed at their primarily speaking and listening skills—separately or combined. Techniques […]

Testing Children’s English the Appropriate Way