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Academic Report: Overall Structure
 
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Click on 'Captions' for English subtitles. For more information about writing academic reports looks here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/topics/reports.aspx For more information about referencing, look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/referencing/ Narrator: Phil Todd Writer and film editor: Keenan Manning Made using Powtoon: http://www.powtoon.com/ For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html R1.1
Views: 82920 PolyU ELC
Learning Vocabulary
 
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Click on 'Captions' for English subtitles. #Cill For more information on vocabulary learning look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/vocabula.aspx Practise vocabulary online: https://www.vocabulary.com/ and http://freerice.com Vocabulary App: http://learnenglish.britishcouncil.org/en/apps/mywordbook-2 Word dynamo on your mobile: http://dynamo.dictionary.com/ and https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.dictionary.flashcards&hl=en and https://itunes.apple.com/hk/app/dictionary.com-flashcards/id446342262?mt=8 Thanks to Bob and Daniel for appearing in the video, and to Pinna for writing it. ELC Code: D62
Views: 66239 PolyU ELC
Planning, organising and writing academic essays (APA / Harvard)
 
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☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions This video uses APA / Harvard style referencing. It is found in the following subjects: ELC1012. Watch Dawn and find out how to plan, organise and write an effective academic essay. For more help with writing look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/writing.aspx Look at the R & W videos for lots more about writing effective academic essays: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBC72AD6E17CE72DA&feature=view_all Thanks to Dawn for appearing in the video. For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg ELC Code: P135.3.1
Views: 29208 PolyU ELC
Academic report: conclusion and recommendations
 
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Click on 'Captions' for English subtitles. For more information about writing academic reports looks here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/topics/reports.aspx For more information about referencing, look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/referencing/ Narrator: Adrienne Cheng Writer and film editor: Keenan Manning Made using Powtoon: http://www.powtoon.com/ For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html R1.3
Views: 20022 PolyU ELC
Stress and intonation during presentations
 
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Click on 'captions' for English subtitles. Jump to start of presentation: http://youtu.be/9nYpA2UgV0s?t=2m15s Jump to answer key: http://youtu.be/9nYpA2UgV0s?t=3m55s Listen to Phil say the introduction. Make sure you also use appropriate stress and intonation during your presentations. Record yourself using vocaroo: http://vocaroo.com/ Visit CILL in A305 or Z213, or online here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg CILL @ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HongKongPolyUCILL BBC Story: 'World's first 'smartphone' celebrates 20 years' http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-28802053 P178
Views: 10502 PolyU ELC
IELTS Speaking - Full Sample Interview
 
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Watch Michele and Issac do a complete IELTS Speaking test. ☛ For more help visit our IELTS page: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ielts/ ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. Watch our IELTS Speaking Test Videos! Full test: https://youtu.be/H8yt50y93nQ Part 1 with comments: https://youtu.be/tY2yZpbtj4M Part 1 sample: https://youtu.be/ZtF_yLHVt_s Part 2 and 3: https://youtu.be/7DTMdMWe2Eg Watch our IELTS videos: Speaking: https://youtu.be/gFSnBv8LMd8 Reading: https://youtu.be/lJCwyJCwUZc Listening: https://youtu.be/BeWQsALMq84 Writing: https://youtu.be/izDCNQdeAOw For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg For 'parkour' look here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parkour For more information about IELTS visit these sites: ► https://www.ielts.org/ ► http://takeielts.britishcouncil.org/ Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html A19.6
Views: 387177 PolyU ELC
Fact vs Opinion
 
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Click on 'Captions' for English subtitles. For more help with your English learning visit the CILL: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/ Writer and actor: Jessica Xia Filmmaker: Weilam Matthew Kwan A2
Views: 11547 PolyU ELC
For and Against Essays
 
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☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions For more information about writing essays look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/writing/ This video is found in the following subjects: ELC291, ELC1012, ELC1013 and ELC1008. Thanks to Jessica Xia for appearing in the video. For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg P175
Views: 22272 PolyU ELC
What is an effective academic presentation?
 
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Watch Aditi to find out how to deliver presentations effectively! ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. This video is found in the following subjects: ELC1012, ELC1013. For more help with presentations go here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/presentations/ For help with pronunciation look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/pronunciation/ For help with connected speech look here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/grammar/pron/features/connected.shtml Thanks to Aditi, John and David for appearing in the video. ELC Code: P135.1
Views: 75970 PolyU ELC
IELTS Part 1 Speaking with Comments
 
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Watch Michele and Issac do Part 1 of the IELTS Speaking test. This video is annotated with comments. ☛ For more help visit our IELTS page: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ielts/ ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. Watch our IELTS Speaking Test Videos! Full test: https://youtu.be/H8yt50y93nQ Part 1 with comments: https://youtu.be/tY2yZpbtj4M Part 1 sample: https://youtu.be/ZtF_yLHVt_s Part 2 and 3: https://youtu.be/7DTMdMWe2Eg Watch our IELTS videos: Speaking: https://youtu.be/gFSnBv8LMd8 Reading: https://youtu.be/lJCwyJCwUZc Listening: https://youtu.be/BeWQsALMq84 Writing: https://youtu.be/izDCNQdeAOw For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg For 'parkour' look here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parkour For more information about IELTS visit these sites: ► https://www.ielts.org/ ► http://takeielts.britishcouncil.org/ Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html A19.5
Views: 5795 PolyU ELC
Integration of sources in paragraphs
 
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Click on 'Captions' for English subtitles. Important: There are many ways to cite a direct quotation. It is recommended that the page number should be placed after the quotation in APA style. See http://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/2010/03/how-to-cite-direct-quotations.html For more help with referencing look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/referencing/ Find CILL here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/ Quotation, summary of paraphrase? http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/refchoice.aspx Sources used in video include: Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/quotes/tag/education Gilbert and Wong: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0261517703000025 Obama (para. 45): http://obamaspeeches.com/094-A-Way-Forward-in-Iraq-Obama-Speech.htm Chao and Tao: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22780994 HKAA: https://www.hongkongairport.com/eng/future/long-term-development/three-runway-system.html Narrators: Christopher Shepard and Adrienne Cheng Writer and film editor: Keenan Manning Made using Powtoon: http://www.powtoon.com/ For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html R3
Views: 34346 PolyU ELC
Problem-solution Presentation: Conclusion with annotations
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. For more information about presentations look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/presentations/ This video is found in the following subjects: ELC1012, ELC1013 and ELC1007. Thanks to Wing and Thomas for being hard working students. Filmmaker: Weilam Matthew Kwan. P180.3.2
Views: 2347 PolyU ELC
Effective Presentations Introduction (APA / Harvard)
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. This video is found in the ELC Open Online Courses. Find out more and join them here: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/moocs/ . Watch the video to see an example of how to do an introduction in an academic presentation. This video uses APA / Harvard referencing. For more help with presentations go here: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/A305/ For help with pronunciation look here: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/sounds/ For help with connected speech look here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/grammar/pron/features/connected.shtml Thanks to Polly and Caleb for appearing in the video. ELC Code: P129.1.1
Views: 143617 PolyU ELC
TOP TIPS for the IELTS Academic Writing Test
 
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Watch and listen to Bee to learn how YOU can prepare for the IELTS academic writing test. ☛ For more help visit our IELTS page: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ielts/ ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. Watch our IELTS videos: Speaking: https://youtu.be/gFSnBv8LMd8 Reading: https://youtu.be/lJCwyJCwUZc Listening: https://youtu.be/BeWQsALMq84 Writing: https://youtu.be/izDCNQdeAOw Watch our IELTS Speaking Test Videos! Full test: https://youtu.be/H8yt50y93nQ Part 1 with comments: https://youtu.be/tY2yZpbtj4M Part 1 sample: https://youtu.be/ZtF_yLHVt_s Part 2 and 3: https://youtu.be/7DTMdMWe2Eg For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: http://www.elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg For more information about IELTS visit these sites: ► https://www.ielts.org/ ► http://takeielts.britishcouncil.org/ Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html A10.4
Views: 4561 PolyU ELC
Top Tips for the IELTS Speaking Test!
 
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Watch and listen to Bee to learn how YOU can prepare for the IELTS Speaking test. ☛ For more help visit our IELTS page: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ielts/ ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. Watch our IELTS videos: Speaking: https://youtu.be/gFSnBv8LMd8 Reading: https://youtu.be/lJCwyJCwUZc Listening: https://youtu.be/BeWQsALMq84 Writing: https://youtu.be/izDCNQdeAOw Watch our IELTS Speaking Test Videos! Full test: https://youtu.be/H8yt50y93nQ Part 1 with comments: https://youtu.be/tY2yZpbtj4M Part 1 sample: https://youtu.be/ZtF_yLHVt_s Part 2 and 3: https://youtu.be/7DTMdMWe2Eg For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg For more information about IELTS visit these sites: ► https://www.ielts.org/ ► http://takeielts.britishcouncil.org/ Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html A10.1
Views: 12558 PolyU ELC
Researched Group Discussions
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. For more information about group discussions and speaking look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/speaking/ This video is found in the following subject: ELC1008. Thanks to Chris Shepard for doing the voice over in the video. Thanks to Step, Thomas, Wing and Sandy for being hard-working students. Visit CILL online http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/ and in A305 and Z213. Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg D69
Views: 18593 PolyU ELC
IELTS Part 1 Speaking
 
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Watch Michele and Issac do Part 1 of the IELTS Speaking test. ☛ For more help visit our IELTS page: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ielts/ ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. Watch our IELTS Speaking Test Videos! Full test: https://youtu.be/H8yt50y93nQ Part 1 with comments: https://youtu.be/tY2yZpbtj4M Part 1 sample: https://youtu.be/ZtF_yLHVt_s Part 2 and 3: https://youtu.be/7DTMdMWe2Eg Watch our IELTS videos: Speaking: https://youtu.be/gFSnBv8LMd8 Reading: https://youtu.be/lJCwyJCwUZc Listening: https://youtu.be/BeWQsALMq84 Writing: https://youtu.be/izDCNQdeAOw For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: http://www.elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg For more information about IELTS visit these sites: ► https://www.ielts.org/ ► http://takeielts.britishcouncil.org/ Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html A19.4
Views: 5406 PolyU ELC
Top Tips for the IELTS Listening Test!
 
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Watch and listen to Bee to learn how YOU can prepare for the IELTS listening test. ☛ For more help visit our IELTS page: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ielts/ ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. Watch our IELTS videos: Speaking: https://youtu.be/gFSnBv8LMd8 Reading: https://youtu.be/lJCwyJCwUZc Listening: https://youtu.be/BeWQsALMq84 Writing: https://youtu.be/izDCNQdeAOw Watch our IELTS Speaking Test Videos! Full test: https://youtu.be/H8yt50y93nQ Part 1 with comments: https://youtu.be/tY2yZpbtj4M Part 1 sample: https://youtu.be/ZtF_yLHVt_s Part 2 and 3: https://youtu.be/7DTMdMWe2Eg For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: http://www.elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg For more information about IELTS visit these sites: ► https://www.ielts.org/ ► http://takeielts.britishcouncil.org/ Thanks to Phil for doing the extra audio! Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html A10.3
Views: 10373 PolyU ELC
Intelligent Buildings Presentation Introduction (APA / Harvard)
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. This video is found in the following subjects: University English Self Studies (UESS). Watch the video to see an example of how to do an introduction in an academic presentation. This video uses APA / Harvard referencing. This video is for educational purposes. The information regarding "intelligent buildings" contained in the video may not be factually correct. For more help with presentations go here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/presentations/ For help with pronunciation look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/pronunciation/ For help with connected speech look here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/grammar/pron/features/connected.shtml Thanks to Polly and Caleb for appearing in the video. ELC Code: P134.1.1
Views: 8679 PolyU ELC
Planning, organising and writing academic essays (IEEE / Vancouver)
 
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☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions This video uses IEEE / Vancouver style referencing. It is found in the following subjects: ELC1013 and UESS. Watch Dawn and find out how to plan, organise and write an effective academic essay. For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg ELC Code: P135.3.2
Views: 4208 PolyU ELC
Effective Presentations Bad Example
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. This video is found in Unit 4 of the Student Notes in the following subjects: ELC1012 and ELC1013 and University English Self Study (UESS). Watch the video to see an example of how not to do an academic presentation. For more help with presentations go here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/presentations/ For help with pronunciation look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/pronunciation/ For help with connected speech look here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/grammar/pron/features/connected.shtml Thanks to Polly and Caleb for appearing in the video. More videos: Effective Delivery: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fkgT0j2DhP0 Effective Body Language: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rdb4KUxQS4Q ELC Code: P129.3
Views: 30159 PolyU ELC
NEW IELTS Materials!
 
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Find out about the new ELC materials for IELTS. ☛ Find the materials on our IELTS page: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ielts/ ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. Watch our IELTS videos: Speaking: https://youtu.be/gFSnBv8LMd8 Reading: https://youtu.be/lJCwyJCwUZc Listening: https://youtu.be/BeWQsALMq84 Writing: https://youtu.be/izDCNQdeAOw Watch our IELTS Speaking Test Videos! Full test: https://youtu.be/H8yt50y93nQ Part 1 with comments: https://youtu.be/tY2yZpbtj4M Part 1 sample: https://youtu.be/ZtF_yLHVt_s Part 2 and 3: https://youtu.be/7DTMdMWe2Eg For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: http://www.elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg For more information about IELTS visit these sites: ► https://www.ielts.org/ ► http://takeielts.britishcouncil.org/ Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html A10.5
Views: 21632 PolyU ELC
Unit 4 For and Against Essays
 
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New Self-study courses from the ELC! ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. Study at your own pace; whenever and whenever you want. Step 1 - Create an account on KEEP https://account.keep.edu.hk/account/signup Step 2 - Activate your account Step 3 - Join the course ☛ Academic Skills for Independent learners: https://edx.keep.edu.hk/courses/course-v1:PolyU+ASIL+2018/about Other courses you may be interested in: ☛ Reading to Know! https://edx.keep.edu.hk/courses/course-v1:PolyU+RTK+2018/about ☛ Learning4Life: https://edx.keep.edu.hk/courses/course-v1:PolyU+L4L+2018/about ☛ Upgrading Your Grammar: https://edx.keep.edu.hk/courses/course-v1:PolyU+EDUT1398+2018_01/about For more help with your English go to A305: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/az_index.aspx ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/moocs/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html ELC Code: M38.4
Views: 2462 PolyU ELC
Problem-solution Presentation: Introduction
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. For more information about presentations look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/presentations/ This video is found in the following subjects: ELC1012, ELC1013 and ELC1007. Thanks to Wing and Thomas for being hard working students. Filmmaker: Weilam Matthew Kwan. P180.1.1
Views: 2852 PolyU ELC
Presentation Delivery: from ineffective to effective
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. For more information about presentations look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/presentations/ For pronunciation and vocabulary help, look here: https://www.vocabulary.com/ For connected speech look here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/grammar/pron/features/connected.shtml Thanks to Benito and Kami for appearing in the video, and to Jeff for giving comments. ELC Code: P172
Views: 10407 PolyU ELC
For & Against Presentations: Alternate Introductions
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. Click on annotations to see the different parts of each introduction. For more information about presentations look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/presentations/ This video is found in the following subjects: ELC1012, ELC1013 and ELC1007. Thanks to Thomas, Sandy, Step and Robert for being hard working students. Filmmaker: Weilam Matthew Kwan. P179.1.3
Views: 2201 PolyU ELC
Learning4Life - Free Open Online Course from the ELC!
 
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New FREE Self-study course from the ELC! Learning4Life - Find out about how you can be an independent learner! Study at your own pace; whenever and whenever you want. ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. Step 1: Create account: https://account.keep.edu.hk/account/signup Step 2: Activate account Step 3: Enrol: http://bit.do/learning4life Other courses you may be interested in: ☛ Reading to Know! https://edx.keep.edu.hk/courses/course-v1:PolyU+RTK+2018/about ☛ ASIL: https://edx.keep.edu.hk/courses/course-v1:PolyU+ASIL+2018/about ☛ Upgrading Your Grammar: https://edx.keep.edu.hk/courses/course-v1:PolyU+EDUT1398+2018_01/about For more help with your English go to A305: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/az_index.aspx ★ In person: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/A305/ ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html ELC code: PR28
Views: 908 PolyU ELC
MLA Referencing
 
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MLA Referencing For more help visit: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/ and http://www.mlahandbook.org/ Punctuation help: http://goo.gl/oJXyVR For more help with referencing visit CILL: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/reference.aspx Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg MLA referencing A7
Views: 7655 PolyU ELC
IELTS Speaking Parts 2 and 3 with Comments
 
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Watch Michele and Issac do Part 2 and 3 of the IELTS Speaking test. This video is annotated with comments. ☛ For more help visit our IELTS page: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ielts/ ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. Watch our IELTS Speaking Test Videos! Full test: https://youtu.be/H8yt50y93nQ Part 1 with comments: https://youtu.be/tY2yZpbtj4M Part 1 sample: https://youtu.be/ZtF_yLHVt_s Part 2 and 3: https://youtu.be/7DTMdMWe2Eg Watch our IELTS videos: Speaking: https://youtu.be/gFSnBv8LMd8 Reading: https://youtu.be/lJCwyJCwUZc Listening: https://youtu.be/BeWQsALMq84 Writing: https://youtu.be/izDCNQdeAOw For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg For more information about IELTS visit these sites: ► https://www.ielts.org/ ► http://takeielts.britishcouncil.org/ Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html A19.3
Views: 3288 PolyU ELC
Reading academic articles
 
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Click on 'Captions' for English subtitles. For more help with reading look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/reading/ https://www.lib.polyu.edu.hk/ Narrator: Chan Man Writer: Fiona Luk Film editors: Fiona Luk and Keenan Manning Made using Powtoon: http://www.powtoon.com/ For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html R4
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What is referencing?
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. 04:21 Important: There are many ways to cite a direct quotation. It is recommended that the page number should be placed after the quotation. See http://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/2010/03/how-to-cite-direct-quotations.html This video is found in the following subjects: ELC1008, ELC1012, ELC1013. Watch Dean and learn why referencing is important at university. ELC Referencing Guides: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/referencing/ For more help with referencing look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/reference.aspx Look at the R & W videos for lots more about referencing and sources: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBC72AD6E17CE72DA&feature=view_all Thanks to Dean for appearing in the videos. ELC Code: P135.4
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Seminar discussion: problems of the transition from school to university
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. Watch a short video clip from a seminar about the problems of the transition from school to university. As you watch, focus on the language and interactive strategies used. For use in English Language Centre subjects. For more help with pronunciation and other online language learning materials look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/pronunci.aspx Brainstorming Brainstorming is a way of generating creative solutions to a variety of problems. During a brainstorming session all members of the group should contribute ideas as quickly as possible. These ideas are then evaluated at the end of the session. - Come up with as many ideas as possible - Encourage all kinds of ideas -- both sensibly practical and wildly impractical - Don't criticise or evaluate ideas - Make sure everyone contributes - Encourage participants to build on or combine ideas - Appoint one member to record all the ideas - Have fun! ELC Code: D16
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Comparing Hong Kong and Singapore
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. Listen to Jessica compare and contrast Singapore and Hong Kong. More help with comparison and contrast here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/exercises/functionscorrection.aspx http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/eap/contrastclauses.aspx http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/eap/2004/u3/contrastsentences.aspx http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/eap/2004/u3/contrastclauses.aspx You can also get more help in the CILL:http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ELC Code: P19.1v2
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Problem-solution presentation: Effective Body Language
 
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For more information about presentations look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/presentations/ Watch Effective Presentation Delivery: https://youtu.be/fkgT0j2DhP0 This video is found in the following subjects: ELC1012, ELC1013 and ELC1007. Thanks to Wing and Thomas for being hard working students. Filmmaker: Weilam Matthew Kwan. Music by Jahzzar (used under Attribution-ShareAlike license) Track Deja Vú http://www.jamendo.com/en/list/a108812/wake-up P180.8
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How to reference an image from the Internet
 
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☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions APA Referencing: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/referencing/apa.aspx How to reference a journal article in APA https://youtu.be/YjYR9sX3ZzY How to reference a newspaper or magazine article in APA https://youtu.be/nvwkgYtgGkU How to reference a web page from the internet in APA https://youtu.be/LoAy603aBH0 How to referencing an Image from the Internet https://youtu.be/epwdt2h1cDU How to reference a book chapter in APA https://youtu.be/nD6A9E-syPE How to reference a book in APA https://youtu.be/79MM1BwRffc For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg © Hong Kong University Grants Committee, ICOSA project ELC video code: A21.6
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Effective Presentations Introduction (IEEE / Vancouver)
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. This video is found in the following subject: University English Self Study (UESS). Watch the video to see an example of how to do an introduction in an academic presentation. This video uses IEEE / Vancouver referencing. For more help with presentations go here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/presentations/ For help with pronunciation look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/pronunci.aspx For help with connected speech look here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/grammar/pron/features/connected.shtml Thanks to Polly and Caleb for appearing in the video. ELC Code: P129.2.1
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How to reference a journal article in APA
 
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☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions APA Referencing: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/referencing/apa.aspx How to reference a journal article in APA https://youtu.be/YjYR9sX3ZzY How to reference a newspaper or magazine article in APA https://youtu.be/nvwkgYtgGkU How to reference a web page from the internet in APA https://youtu.be/LoAy603aBH0 How to referencing an Image from the Internet https://youtu.be/epwdt2h1cDU How to reference a book chapter in APA https://youtu.be/nD6A9E-syPE How to reference a book in APA https://youtu.be/79MM1BwRffc For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg © Hong Kong University Grants Committee, ICOSA project ELC video code: A21.3
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Academic report: findings
 
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Click on 'Captions' for English subtitles. For more information about writing academic reports looks here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/topics/reports.aspx For more information about referencing, look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/referencing/ Narrator: Chan Man Writer and film editor: Keenan Manning Made using Powtoon: http://www.powtoon.com/ For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html R1.2
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Top Tips for Improving Your English Listening!
 
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Watch Jessica to learn how YOU can improve your English listening skills. ☛ Have better listening: do better in exams such as IELTS and job interviews conducted in English ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. For more help visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/listening/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html P181
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TOP TIPS for the IELTS Academic Reading Test
 
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Watch and listen to Bee to learn how YOU can prepare for the IELTS academic reading test. ☛ For more help visit our IELTS page: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ielts/ ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. Watch our IELTS videos: Speaking: https://youtu.be/gFSnBv8LMd8 Reading: https://youtu.be/lJCwyJCwUZc Listening: https://youtu.be/BeWQsALMq84 Writing: https://youtu.be/izDCNQdeAOw Watch our IELTS Speaking Test Videos! Full test: https://youtu.be/H8yt50y93nQ Part 1 with comments: https://youtu.be/tY2yZpbtj4M Part 1 sample: https://youtu.be/ZtF_yLHVt_s Part 2 and 3: https://youtu.be/7DTMdMWe2Eg For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: http://www.elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg For more information about IELTS visit these sites: ► https://www.ielts.org/ ► http://takeielts.britishcouncil.org/ Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html A10.2
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Workplace report: conclusion and recommendations
 
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Click on 'Captions' for English subtitles. For more information about writing reports look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/topics/reports.aspx Narrator: Phil Todd Writer and film editor: Keenan Manning Made using Powtoon: http://www.powtoon.com/ R2.3
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Workplace Report: Overall Structure
 
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Click on 'Captions' for English subtitles. For more information about writing reports looks here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/topics/reports.aspx Narrator: Adrienne Cheng Writer and film editor: Keenan Manning Made using Powtoon: http://www.powtoon.com/ For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html R2.1
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Problem-solution essay: 10 steps for success
 
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Are you ready for Problem-Solution essay assessment? Make sure that you follow the 10 steps for success so that you perform to your best. Step 1: Preparation: Log into [email protected] and find the articles: https://learn.polyu.edu.hk/ Step 2: Understand the question Step 3: Brainstorm ideas Step 4: Read and summarise each extract Step 5: Plan your essay. Basic problem-solution essay structure here - http://goo.gl/eJm2ew Step 6: Write the introduction Step 7: Write the body paragraphs. Have good paragraph starters - http://goo.gl/V3YB86 Step 8: Have an effective organisation: Use a range of cause and effect vocabulary - http://goo.gl/Gc6CcU Step 9: Write the conclusion Step 10: Check your essay, especially citations. APA: http://goo.gl/B1fpEo Harvard: http://goo.gl/ZkPCsQ IEEE: http://goo.gl/Z0xlM3 Play the clichés game - make sure that you don't use them in your academic essays: http://www.cram.com/flashcards/games/jewel/replacing-cliches-with-more-formal-phrases-4626431 Created using PowToon -- Free sign up at http://www.powtoon.com/ A9
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Problem Solution Presentation: Alternative Introduction
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. Click on annotations to see the different parts of each introduction. For more information about presentations look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/presentations/ This video is found in the following subjects: ELC1012, ELC1013 and ELC1007. Thanks to Thomas, Sandy, Wing and Robert for being hard working students. Filmmaker: Weilam Matthew Kwan. P180.1.3
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Intelligent Buildings Presentation Conclusion (APA / Harvard)
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. This video is found in the following subject: University English Self Study (UESS). Watch the video to see an example of how to do a conclusion in an academic presentation. The video uses APA / Harvard referencing style. This video is for educational purposes. The information regarding "intelligent buildings" contained in the video may not be factually correct. For more help with presentations go here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/presentations/ For help with pronunciation look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/pronunciation/ For help with connected speech look here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/grammar/pron/features/connected.shtml Thanks to Polly and Caleb for appearing in the video. ELC Code: P134.1.5
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Telephone Call: formal
 
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ELC3822 Professional English for Interactive Media Design Students T21
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Topic sentences
 
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Click on captions for English subtitles/ For more help with writing visit: http://www.elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/writing/ For more help with topic sentences visit: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/engagement/index.php?category_id=2&sub_category_id=1&article_id=29 Thanks to Dan, Carol and Daniel for appearing in the video. ELC Code: D66
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How to reference a newspaper or magazine article in APA
 
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☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions APA Referencing: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/referencing/apa.aspx How to reference a journal article in APA https://youtu.be/YjYR9sX3ZzY How to reference a newspaper or magazine article in APA https://youtu.be/nvwkgYtgGkU How to reference a web page from the internet in APA https://youtu.be/LoAy603aBH0 How to referencing an Image from the Internet https://youtu.be/epwdt2h1cDU How to reference a book chapter in APA https://youtu.be/nD6A9E-syPE How to reference a book in APA https://youtu.be/79MM1BwRffc For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg © Hong Kong University Grants Committee, ICOSA project ELC video code: A21.4
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Problem-solution Presentation: Handover with annotations
 
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Click on captions to see subtitles in English. For more information about presentations look here: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/presentations/ This video is found in the following subjects: ELC291, ELC1012, ELC1013 and ELC1007. Thanks to Wing and Thomas for being hard working students. Filmmaker: Weilam Matthew Kwan. P180.2.2
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Learn English Effectively!
 
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What are the three key words for learning English effectively? Watch John and David to find out! ☛ For English subtitles, click on subtitles/closed captions. For more help with your English visit CILL: ★ Online: https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/ ★ In person at A305 and Z213 ★ Map: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/images/campus_map.jpg Created by the English Language Centre of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/ http://www.polyu.edu.hk/web/en/home/index.html ELC code: D57.1
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