Int: What language competence do you most develop among your students?
Int: What does this competence mean to your students?
Int: What learning activities do your students engage with in order to develop this competence?
I: How do your students know if they achieved this competence? If not, why they have not achieved it?
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Int: What are their common problems in learning the subject?
Int: What motivates your students to learn?
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Int: As a teacher, what are your difficulties encountered in teaching English as a subject?
Me: As a writing teacher, the biggest challenge for me is to squeeze ideas from students. Most of my students are not wide readers, and this results to poor background in vocabulary, style, and even basic knowledge. I always find myself telling them to at least find some books of their interest and start reading.