Free online materials. These are external links and we are not responsible for their content. They have been collected to provide a complement to your lessons.

We provide our own resources free of charge, but here you will find additional online resources, and so to benefit from the World Wide Web.

Even though not able to replace the support and the edge that direct contact with our teachers brings, these links have been collected to provide a complement to the face to face contact of our lessons.

BBC, world news as well as audio broadcasts on business, sports, education, science, youth, arts & drama, features, music and religion. English language learning

Beginners

Activities here or with more formal courses on Learn English Online.

Also, ESL Independent Study Lab

Test your level

The VLC Diagnostic Test(Learning Pathways)

Oxford Placement Test (OPT) in terms of level and the structures tested.

English4today

CNED

TOEIC, TOEFL , Cambridge Exam English – tests.

Listening

The English Listening Lab Online

Randall’s Cyber Listening Lab

Lingual Net – movies sorted in categories with subtitles and quizzes.

TV news channels like CNN, Sky and BBC

ABC Australia an audio archive

BBC Learning English

advanced learners BBC radio programmes

PodcastsPodcast portals

Culture

To googleGoogle.com or Google.co.uk for English sites.

the Lonely Planet travel guide and forum.

Imdb viewer’s opinions

English-trailers

Urban Dictionary Sing365

For comic fans, Archie comics the main site there to explore.

- Tests, tests, tests …

Reading

Online Newspapers

Times newspaperThe Guardian The Independent, The New York Times, Daily Mirror.

Vocabulary is not far away. Cambridge dictionary

Wikipedia an up-to-date encyclopedia

Simple English Wikipedia

Speaking/Writing

for English learners, visit English Forums or English Club

law, sports, books, travel to more controversial subjects.

Train Your Accent

Grammar revision and practice

„As long as the world is turning and spinning, we’re gonna be dizzy and we’re gonna make mistakes“ – Mel Brooks.

The key tenses here and Edufind.

Activities for ESL Students