Language teaching approaches and Grammar Translation Method (GTM)

It is true that language teaching and learning has been difficult because the origin and change in various teaching and learning methods supports it. If it had been so easy, there would not have been any need of new approaches.   The famous approaches are; Grammar Translation Method Audio-lingual Method Oral Method Direct Method   I would prefer to use the Grammar Translation Method. GTM is a classic method of teaching. Among all the other approaches, it is the oldest. Originally, it was used to teach the Latin and Greek languages which were influential language of their time. Also, among all the other approaches, this approach sustained for a very long period in the teaching of language, especially in Pakistan where it is still widely used in a large number of schools. Strategie...[Read More]