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Web sites related to Reading

Adult Learning Activities - California Distance Learning Project (Reading, listening, watching, understanding ==> learning !)

Reading comprehension -- Reading Exercises --> English Works!

Reading Comprehension Sample Questions (IndiCareer - site based in India)

IELTS Reading Practice test

www.swisster.ch: a new Swiss newspaper site giving info for ex-pats but which also offers some useful articles easily downloadable for teachers and learners.

Swiss News: "Swiss News" is Switzerland's only national English-language monthly, focusing exclusively on Swiss news and events, but from an expatriate's perspective.

Web sites related to Listening - Audio and Video

Listen and write! Great web site to improve the listening and understanding and writing skills.

Self Study Practice Tests - Tracks 1 - 45 (ask for password)

All the audio files of the textbook PASS BEC Self Study Practice Tests

 

English Language Listening Exercises

13. Listening Comprehension (1) Audio/Script

Ello.org What is elllo? ELLLO is a free online listening resource of over 1,000 listening activities designed especially for ESL and EFL students and teachers. Most listening activities include images, an interactive quiz, transcript of the audio and downloadable MP3

English Listening Exercises

Lauri's ESL Webpage

Hundreds of listening files / recordings. Use Audacity to create a mp3 file.

Phonetics

Telegraph TV (News videos)

PodClub - Learning languages with podcasts

Switzerland in Sound: “… your best source of professional, English-language audio reports and features about Switzerland and things Swiss, enhanced by text, pictures and links. The subject matter is wide, ranging from candid one-on-one interviews with interesting people, to entertaining, in-depth features and reports about Swiss life and society, as well as exciting, colorful, animated visits to destinations and attractions all over the country, and events that occur here."

Check out this site….. learning English with films, videos + quizzes… it’s quite interesting !

Subtitle movies: http://www.grapheine.com:80/bombaytv/

LibriVox provides free audiobooks from the public domain. There are several options for listening.

VOA podcasts!

voicethread.com - Homepage The Digital Library is a database of articles about successful VoiceThread projects. Our hope is to create a resource that offers guidance and inspiration for people undertaking new projects. Pleasecontribute a VoiceThread to help the Digital Library grow.

Web sites related to Grammar

BASIC ENGLISH GRAMMAR diaporamas sonorisés & exercices

English Grammar Lessons

Learning English - Grammar Exercises (All ...)

Interactive English Grammar

Grammar Tests - Business English - Idioms - Errors Test

FIESTA GRAMMAR EXERCISES

Web pages related to Writing

WRITING

Writing Exercises

Web sites related to Vocabulary

Vocabulary Power : This collection of links is intended for Basic English Literacy students studying at level 4, an upper-intermediate or advanced level of English. It is designed to give students an opportunity to practice and improve their vocabulary skills. THEMATIC VOCABULARY - WORD & PREPOSITION COMBINATIONS - IDIOMS - PHRASAL VERBS - COLLOCATIONS - BUSINESS - etc.

English Wordgames

"Word Surfing" helps you to improve your language level by using the very best free learning resources in the Internet.

Quitzlet Study vocabulary or almost anything


FREE Rice test your vocabulary: I think this could be an excellent way to measure the depth of vocabulaty of an English speaker. You have to guess synonyms, and when you are correct the level of difficulty increases, when you make errors it decreases.

Business English

PROFESSIONAL ENGLISH ONLINE: The new site for the modern business English teacher

Better English: Business English Exercises

Grammar Tests - Business English - Idioms - Errors Test

Writing business letters

Business English Revision exercises homepage

Web sites with all skills - reading - listening - vocabulary - grammar - etc.

Centre for Independent Language Learning

In Company Web Guide : These websites provide a quick and helpful way to motivate your students and contain resources which are up-to-date and enjoyable. Click on the unit numbers above to jump to the units you want.

Just too many resources !!

Language learning has changed forever. Join the revolution. English is now Free!

Agenda Web - Gosh !

Resources for English as a Second Language

A Gateway to the English World Je m'appelle Yvan BAPTISTE et j'enseigne l'anglais en lycée à Perpignan.

www. Breaking News English .com ==> Ready-to-use EFL / ESL Lesson Plans & Podcast

ESL Flow - Icebreakers - Brainstorming - Surveys - Writing - Debates - Collocations - Grammar - Multiple Intelligences -
Games - Personality - Stories - Branding - Business - Letter Writing - Describing Products - Crime - Environment - Health -
Intercultural - Jobs and Careers - Money - Social Trends - Technology - Tourism - Transportation - Teach with Pictures

Learnenglish.de

B A T 2 (English Department of ies Sedavi)

Centre for Education and Learning: ESL (Grammar Central - Crazy English - American Stories (reading comprehension)

Learn English Blog Free English lessons (by Learn English in Dublin :: English school in Dublin)

English in Valencis
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Web sites related to teacher training and teachers' life ...

Teacher Training Videos

English teacher's blog - what a great idea!!

Learning technology teacher development blog for ELT

BLACK CAT ENGLISH READERS - resources

Michael's ESP-EFL British Civilisation Home Page "TEACHERS OPEN THE DOOR, BUT YOU MUST ENTER YOURSELF" (Chinese Proverb) gut

Graham's link collection for English teachers

http://www.who2.com/ a site for biographies of the famous - always useful for classroom activities

http://www.imdb.com/ Everything you could ever want to know about the movies on this site.

http://www.leoslyrics.com/ Song lyrics to use in the classroom? T

http://www.mysterynet.com/ Mystery stories for students to read and work out the answers to.

http://www.script-o-rama.com/ You've got the video and/or DVD... here's where you get the tapescript!

http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/ A British Council sponsored site which has become very popular. A bank of articles, classroom activities and links to other sites.

Learning technology teacher development blog : Tips, resources and teaching materials for EFL and ESL teachers

SwissEduc - The English Page

Subtitle movies: http://www.grapheine.com:80/bombaytv/

Movie Scripts

Type IPA phonetic symbols online

Christmas

To deposit big and heavy files (to be picked up within 5 days)

Viv Quarry's Site - Teachers' Materials

English in Valencis

Search: how English words are used

Cambridge Exams

voicethread.com - Homepage The Digital Library is a database of articles about successful VoiceThread projects. Our hope is to create a resource that offers guidance and inspiration for people undertaking new projects. Pleasecontribute a VoiceThread to help the Digital Library grow.

 

Speaking

Speaking cards : "Tell" cards ------
------- "Ask" cards

Speaking - General-1

Speaking - General-2

Speaking on the phone

Dictionaries

English - English Dictionary (The Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary is the world’s best-selling advanced learner’s dictionary, used by over 35 million learners of English worldwide.)

Great Dictionary http://en.bab.la/

WordReference.com

-or - Merriam Webster Pronunciation

SYNONYM.COM - ANTONYM.COM

English language Wiktionary, a collaborative project to produce a free-content multilingual dictionary.

Etymology dictionary

Aspects of Language

PROVERBES ( Français - Anglais )

 

Project: Learning English online

Dictations

Medium Dictations

Telephone Expressions Dictation

Movie trailer exercises for learning English

 

Markus Salzgeber