I have 3 weeks before I start the CELTA and during this time I wish to improve my grammar as much as possible. Does anybody have any other ideas than reading and helping students on this site - which I'll do anyway.

Many Thanks

thanks for sharing...Its great that you wish to improve your grammar...
I kow that I need to improve my grammar to be able to teach it. I know what is right and wrong most of the time but explaining it I find difficult.
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Hi Dave,

Once you're on the course, you'll be learning about how to teach it, and while it's good to be prepared, some things will just take time... Emotion: smile

My advice would be to go to a good bookshop and have a look at some different grammar books. Buy the one or two that look useful (ie. easy to look up in later as a reference). One book that we recommend to our students (and to new teachers) is Raymond Murphy's English Grammar in Use.

Hope that helps!
Thanks Oliver.

I have alerady bought the English Grammar in Use textbook, but I agree it is a good book. I have already done various courses on training so am confident that teaching itself I quite happy with and also aware that you don't need to know everything to teach a subject. I'll let you know how I get on.