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  • Fun Activities for the TESOL/ESL Classroom




    Leadership is a behavior. Not a position.
  • Jim's Multilanguage Homepage with SIXTEEN Languages





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  • English Language Guide
    A loaded site with grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary
    and a wide variety of learning tools. Not to be missed.
  • Learn English
    Another super site that is totally loaded.


    "If you study these sites Donkey, you'll improve your English"

    "Yup, and yours too Shrek!"






  • TESOL Organization's Home Page
  • Welcome to the new TESOL Journal
    The TESOL EFL Journal is a unique journal for Language educators that is devoted to discussions on English as an International Language and its growth and development especially as it relates to the global spread of English language teaching and learning.






  • TESOL Sites
  • Sample Lessons for TESOL
  • TESOL Matters: Wandering the Web
  • TESOL Listing of Reading Exercises
  • Linguistic Funland for TESOL

  • English Portal
    English Portal offers you a variety of exercises. Our Personal tutor will design a personal study plan for you, tailored to your level, goals and available study time.

  • Ask your question from Make Use Of
    An impressive site that will respond to your TESOL needs.

  • Master List of Language Schools from all over the world
    Language schools and immersion programs in Spanish, Italian, French, Arabic, Chinese, Japanese and many other languages will help you learn a language of your choice. Deciding on a particular language school is never easy but we will help you through the process. More than 35,000 people, many just like you, have chosen AmeriSpan Study Abroad programs.
    A one-stop shop


  • English Language School in Malta
    "Our goal is to be one of the best English language schools in Malta and for our international students to have an excellent learning experience within a welcoming environment." (Michael Brewster, Director of Studies).

  • Celebrate the English Language/A totally loaded site for learning English
    Welcome to one of the most complete and comprehensive language-learning websites, with tools and resources that are 100% FREE!




  • Becoming an ESL Teacher
    Courageous, enlightened leadership is an essential element in a high performance 21st Century school. Now, more than ever, it is critical to attract and retain highly qualified, passionate, and dedicated school leaders.



  • ESL go - free English as a second language for learning + teaching ESL
    A free ESL websites for learning English or teaching ESL + ESL.
  • The Top Four ESL Websites
  • Advice for ESL Students / Learn English Effectively
    This is a very helpful and loaded site focusing on conversation, vocabulary and strategies for students of English. Spend some time here as there is a plethora of good advice and helpful links.

  • Word Recognition Training for ESL
    All done via YouTube.

  • Welcome to ESL Sheets.com
    Free Conversation and Dialogue Sheets
    Lots of ideas and aids here.
  • Cool Sites for ESL Students from the U of Denver
  • Interesting Things for ESL Students
    This web site is for people studying English as a Second Language (ESL) or English as a Foreign Language (EFL). There are quizzes, word games, word puzzles, proverbs, slang expressions, anagrams, a random-sentence generator and other computer assisted language learning activities. Even though the primary focus is for ESL, native English speakers may also find some interesting things on this site. This site is non-commercial and has no advertising. TESL/TEFL teachers may want to recommend this site to their students.

  • Activities for ESL Students
  • Interesting Things for ESL Students


  • Julie Madigan's Listing of ESL Sites-
    A Webmaster Choice Site


  • GOOGLE's ESL teaching materials websites
  • Lots of Interesting Things for ESL Students
  • ESL Links from Northmont Area Community Network
  • ESL Links from St. Mary's University
    ESL teaching materials sites
  • English4U
    This website is a completely free site for learning English specially made for ESL / EFL students in their first years of study. It especially contains the most important English grammar explanations combined with lots of exercises
  • ESL Curriculum, Supplemental Activities for Teachers

  • Mark's ESL World
    Your one-stop mega-portal to everything that's ESL.

  • Teach Abroad
    Where do I want to teach? It's one of the most important questions to ask yourself as you begin your ESL job search.

    For your information: According to Smithsonian.com (March 2014)
    There are 7,105 languages in the world.
    Only 18% of Americans are bilingual. 53% of Europeans are bilingual.
    14 languages were invented by Lord of the Rings author J.R.R. Tolkien.
    The Human Declaration of Human Rights has been translated into 418 languages.
    The estimate number of people who speak the Nigerian language Njerep is 6.
    50%
    of all languages are expected to disappear in the next 100 years.

  • ESL Links - Learning English...tons of them!
  • Answers.com on ESL

  • ESL Monkeys
    English Language Teaching, Learning Resources + Jobs
  • ESL Magazine OnLine
  • ESL Sites from Mid Del Schools
  • ESL Curricular Resources
  • ESL Help Desk- and lots of it
    Welcome to the ESL HELP! Desk, where all activities and exercises are authentic English,from learners of English. Be sure to check out our many aspects of our website, including our blog, our Vocabulary lessons, and our Library, by clicking on the many links above.


  • ESL Magazine
  • Activities for ESL Students
  • Web English Teacher/ESL
  • Similes in the ESL Classroom
  • ESL Sites
  • ESL : Bilingual : Spanish English
  • Idioma Inglés para Hispanohablantes


  • From EarthLink Bob Bowman's ESL Links
  • Welcome to 1-language.com's ESL Center!
  • ESL Lesson Plans/Activities
  • Linguapress
    Linguapress.com is a portal for teachers and learners of English as a foreign language (EFL) and English as a second language (ESL)
  • Rong Chang's help for ESL students

  • Welcome to the ESL website
    Your specialists in language studies abroad. Our website will help you to get an idea of the numerous options that are available to you. Language courses abroad for adults and students.


  • A TON of ESL Sites by Lewis Armstrong



  • ESL Resource Center
  • ESL/Writing : About.com
  • Some ESL Conversation Favorites
  • ESL (English as a second language) - top 20 activities
  • ESL Webguide: Teacher Training
  • ESL Directory
    ESL Directory - Program Search: Welcome to the ESL Directory Search, the number 1 resources for ESL students around the world to research and locate English as a Second Language programs from all around the world.


  • Isabel Perez/ESL Site
    A Webmaster Choice Site



  • Improve your ESL skills w/Zozanga
  • ESL24.com site
    A Webmaster Choice Site


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  • ESL Flow.com/multiple sites
  • Breaking News English/ESL lessons
  • ESL Link sites
    A Webmaster Choice Site


  • CATESOL WWW ESL Links
    A Webmaster Choice Site


  • Rong-Chang Li's multiple sites
    A Webmaster Choice Site


  • ESL Teacher's Board
  • Oxford Seminars ESL Resources
  • Free ESL Study and Learning Materials
    A rich resource for honing skills in English

  • Judie Haynes ESL Teacher Site
  • Everything About ESL w/Lesson Plans
  • Apply ESL.com
  • Mark's ESL World
  • ESL Flashcards
  • Larry Ferlazzo's Teacher's Page
    Hundreds of ESL links for teachers and students
  • ESL Resource Center
  • ESL Listings - Lots of them
    Study English through the Web
  • Great ESL Links for students & teachers

  • Using English.com
    UsingEnglish.com provides a large collection of English as a Second Language (ESL) tools & resources for students, teachers, learners and academics. Browse our grammar glossary and references of irregular verbs, phrasal verbs and idioms, ESL forums, articles, teacher handouts and printables, and find useful links and information on English. Topics cover the spectrum of ESL, EFL, ESOL, and EAP subject areas. Great site.
  • Learning Chocolate/a vocab. learning game
  • Speaking of English Globally
    Now communicate with the world
  • Ethnologue:Languages of the world
    An encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world's 6,909 known living languages
  • The 10 Best Places to Teach English Abroad



  • Best Games for Building Vocabulary
  • Language Arts Games - Grammar, Punctuation, Capitalization, Vocabulary
  • Vocabulary Games
  • My Vocabulary.com
  • English Vocabulary Games with Pictures
  • Free Word Games
  • Vocabulary.com Games

    I am going to load up some new words for you.


  • Free English Lessons Online
    Learning English Online - English Grammar, Vocabulary, Exercises, Exams - information for learners of English as a foreign language. You will find a lot of information about the English language on this site.
  • Learn English Online
    A Webmaster Choice Site


  • Learn to Speak English for Free
    Free Grammar Lessons: We have prepared some free online grammar lessons in order to help you improve in your English grammar. The top of each page has a teaching box with examples. The answers are listed on the bottom of each page.
  • A website produced by Cambridge English Online Ltd.
    A fantastic way to teach or introduce the fun which can be had with phonetics and IPA symbols
  • The Online TEFL Course /Jobs Abroad
  • Online Learning, support and advice from the BBC
    A Webmaster Choice Site


  • Learn English Online for FREE
    Links compliments of GOOGLE...
  • ESOL Courses : Free English Lessons Online and lots of them

  • Learn to Speak English
    Learn English Free Online with Grammar, Idioms, and Songs. Here you will find 100 English Idioms, over 20 English songs (with the words), and some free English grammar lessons in order to help you learn English better.
  • Free English Lessons Online
  • ENGLISH PRACTICE/Learn English Online for Free
  • Some Poets to Savor/A loaded site
  • Learning English from the BBC
    A Webmaster Choice Site



  • A powerful tool that manages your high school or college assignments
  • Word of the Day | NY Times Edition
  • The Newseum
    Displays these daily newspaper front pages in their original, unedited form.
  • Speaking of English Globally
  • Learn English Communicatively - WordSpark
    Many varied categories to explore here...

  • A free podcasting service



  • ESL Worksheets, Grammar Printables and Handouts / Great Aid Here
  • Create a Worksheet for English Terms
  • Free Printable ESL worksheets by teachers for teachers
  • Tools for Educators / Lots of printables

  • ESL Printables
  • Bradley's English School Free Games, Puzzles and Worksheets
  • Super Teacher Worksheets A wide variety at that
  • Worksheet Works / hundreds of them
  • Free Language Arts Worksheets
  • Create customized worksheets in less than 5 minutes
  • ESL Worksheets for English Practice
    The free ESL vocabulary worksheets and lessons in this site cover everyday slang for communication in real life situations.
    Select one of the major sections from above to explore more of this site.

  • Happy Child English Worksheets
    Welcome to the English pages at Project HappyChild. We receive many requests for help with English, so we've put together a range of free worksheets on the site here, as well as linking to excellent resources elsewhere on the Internet.

  • WorldWise Travel Quiz from National Geographic
  • My Language Exchange
    An excellent website for independent learning

  • Have some fun with language
    Acronymns, Mistranslations, Apocrypha and more

  • Similar to the one above but has a Facebook interface
  • Crossword Puzzles for ESL Students - Not So Easy
  • English for Kids / Great new site.
  • English Fun links for Kids and Teens
    This is a loaded site with many helpful links
  • English as a second language
    This is a site with many helpful links
  • Mel Belin's Iberian Travels
    All this with sound...lots of examples
  • Using English for academic purposes: Learning to write well
  • English Gateway
    English Gateway is an advanced English language learning portal that helps you learn to 'd2talk the talk'd3'd0 understand and communicate the way Americans really do.
  • Teach English Abroad - TESOL/TEFL Teachers
  • Teach English in Asia
    Your place for information about living and working in
  • Language Course.net
    Worldwide most visited independent site for booking language courses




    Tips for Teaching & Learning English


  • Teaching English Tips
  • 100 Best Resources and Guides for ESL Teachers
  • Tips for Learning English
    Learning any new language takes a lot of dedication, practice and time. But all of that pays off when you are able to express yourself in an exciting new way.
  • The English Magazine Love English
    Lots of good Tips for Learning English.
  • English Learning Tips
    From About.com. Ask yourself weekly: What do I want to learn this week?
  • Daily Tips on Learning English
    From About.com. Ask yourself weekly: What do I want to learn this week?


  • Great Site from the BBC
  • English First: Teacher Recruitment and Training
  • WordWeb Free Version
  • Learn English and Feel Good

  • The Homeschool Mom
    This one talks Spanish so be ready to turn it off or down. It is a fun site for beginning students and tourists.
  • Hello World for English



  • Learn English and Study ESL Online: Intermediate Listening - Taking Notes
  • TESL : Testing
  • GRE Vocabulary Review
    Here you can listen and memorize over 7500 GRE words, which have appeared in the previous ETS GRE exams
  • Voice Crafters: English voice talent
    Recording samples of professional male and female English voice talents. Great for listening comprehension !
  • English Listening Lounge
  • How to build your listening skills
  • Active Listening
    Listening is one of the most important skills you can have. How well you listen has a major impact on your job effectiveness, and on the quality of your relationships with others.

  • ESL : Listening Links
    Links of Interest to Teachers and Students of English as a Second Language
  • Randall's ESL Cyber Listening Lab







  • The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
  • Teaching English in a Two-Year College


  • A guide to Grammar and Writing
    Capital Comm. College, Hartford, CT
  • Cal State ESL with useful information
  • TEFL Training College - Go-TEFL
  • National Council on Teaching English
  • English Grammar Exercise Table
  • CURSO DE INGLES MULTIMEDIA ONLINE GRATIS



  • The Top Five English Dictionaries
    Bilingual dictionaries are great. English learner dictionaries are better! These dictionaries have been designed with English learners in mind, and as such provide extra learning tools for pronunciation, verb types, basic grammar structures, and more.
  • Babylon English Dictionary
    Become a true multilingual speaker by using our online English translator. Translate English words and phrases into many languages with one simple search. Nota Bene: CHECK THIS ONE OUT.
  • Wiktionary the Free Dictionary
    Welcome to the English-language Wiktionary, a collaborative project to produce a free-content multilingual dictionary. It aims to describe all words of all languages using definitions and descriptions in English.


  • How to pronounce words and use them
    This is a super new addition to this TESOL/ESL site.
    A video pronunciation dictionary and usage examples API. Learn from real life with the free video-based pronunciation dictionary and word usage examples.
    Be sure to check this site out for your students.

  • Free multilingual online dictionary
    English Spanish French Portuguese German Italian Swedish


  • Ultralingua Dictionary/Neat Site!
  • One-Look Dictionary
  • Alpha Dictionary
  • What does that word mean? Tell me about it.

  • Welcome to Online Talking Dictionary
    Dictionarist provides translations in English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Russian, Turkish, Dutch, Greek, Albanian, Chinese, Japanese and Korean dictionaries.
  • Shambles EAL/ESL/EFL/
    A Webmaster Choice Site



    TESL Resources

  • TESL Lessons
    A Webmaster Choice Site


  • Links from the Internet TESL Journal/Rich!
  • The Internet TESL Journal/For Teachers of English as a Second Language
  • TESL Links
  • The Very Best TESL:Internet TESOL Journal
  • Top TESL/TESOL Programs in the USA
  • TESL/TESL/TEFL/TESOL/ESL/EFL JOB Links - Rich Site
    Maintained by The Internet TESL Journal.

  • The English Forum
    A Webmaster Choice Site


  • TESL Links for Teachers
  • TESL Resource Guide
  • TESL Links for Students
  • What's New in TESL
  • Linguistic Funland TESL Page
  • TESL Business English

  • Connect with English site
  • Reading and Math Help/Rich Site!
  • Teaching Abroad/Amherst College
  • One New Word A Day
    (English, Chinese, Japanese, French, Spanish, and German)
  • Pick A Sentence
    And hear it in English...


  • Clip Art for ESL Flashcards


  • Activities for ESL/EFL Students/Rich
    Quizzes, tests, exercises and puzzles to help you learn English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • eslflow.com




  • Genki English, ESL games, songs and ideas...fun and colorful
  • ESL Lounge/Free ESL lesson materials
  • Welcome to ABC English online
    This site exists to help ESL students learn English as a second language. All the resources are free including grammar definitions, examples and the freee tests.




    Journals, Texts and Materials

  • Longman texts
  • The ELT-Journals
  • The ELT Journal
  • TEFL Web Journal
  • The Journal:ESL Sites




  • Wikipedia's Definition of Bilingual Education
  • Bilingual Ed Websites for ESL Teachers
  • California Bilingual Ed Site
  • Google on Bilingual Education
  • National Association for Bilingual Education
  • Stephen Krashen's...Why Bilingual Education?
  • California Association for Bilingual Sites



    Help With Writing
  • Google's guide to Grammar and Writing
  • Writing Well: Strategic Streamlining
  • Writing Resources
  • Teaching Writing/E.L. Easton




  • English To Go: Fun Site
  • Funny English Mistakes from Around the World
  • English Forum resources for ESL/EFL
  • Multiple English Sites
  • Multiple Verb Vocab Sites
  • ESL EFL Activities
  • The English Language
    A Webmaster Choice Site







    Teaching Jobs and Resources


  • Teach Away Inc.
    Teach Away Jobs Abroad is a worldwide leader in international teacher recruitment. Search teaching abroad placements in over 40 countries, teach overseas in your subject area at public and private schools, or teach English abroad in universities/colleges and ESL schools.

  • Teaching English Worldwide
  • Oxford Seminars' TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certification Course

  • Teaching English Abroad
    Imagine immersion in vibrant cultures, breathtaking landscapes, and smiling students in the classroom - Oxford Seminars' TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certification Course will help you start that journey. With over 20,000 jobs advertised monthly, there are always opportunities available to teach English as a Second Language.

  • TEFL Jobs | Jobs for tchg Eng. Overseas | TEFL


  • An On-Line Job Application Site
    Find an Tutoring Job or Employment Application Online
  • Teach English Abroad - TESOL/TEFL Teacher Training Certification Course
    A provider of TESOL/TEFL certification courses throughout the US and Canada. Get certified to teach English abroad with this TESOL/TEFL Teacher Training Certification Course.
  • Job Finder/Lots of good help here
  • Teach English Overseas / Get Certified Now
  • Teach English in Taiwan / All the specs
  • Teach English in Saudi Arabia
  • Japan English Teacher / Job Listings
  • Teach Abroad /Major Site
    Teach Abroad Resources listings
  • Footbridge Recruiting
    Thinking of teaching abroad? Start here. Footprints Recruiting is the oldest, largest and most experienced ESL recruiter in North America.
  • DOD Homepage
    What you need to know to teach overseas at a DOD (Dept. of Defense) school.
  • Long listing of TEFL Jobs Overseas
    TEFL Jobs Overseas - TEFL Jobs, TEFL teachers, TEFL Information and TEFL Courses for teaching English Overseas
  • Teaching English in Korea
  • Jobs for TESOL w/help from GOOGLE

  • Teach English Abroad Course in England
    The courses are perfect for University Graduates, wanting to travel world wide and earn money on the way, planning a gap year or looking for a career in teaching.
  • Teach English Program in Shenzhen, China: CTLC
  • How to Choose Your First Teaching English Job in China
  • Foreign Teachers Guide to Living and Working in China
  • TEFL Job placements in Mexico, etc.

  • Jobs Abroad Teaching English

  • Jobs in Japan
  • O'Hayo Sensei/ Teaching Jobs in Japan
  • Jobs for Teaching English in Japan
  • ESL Teaching Jobs in China
  • ESL Jobs Worldwide
  • More job announcements for ESL/EFL jobs overseas
  • Opportunities for teaching English in Korea
  • More job announcements for ESL/EFL jobs overseas
  • Teaching Jobs Abroad

  • Teacher Gig
    Find teacher jobs all over the world, especially in Asia.
  • ESL Herald with overseas JOBS

  • ESL/EFL Jobs Site
  • ESL/EFL Job Seekers Site
  • ESL Jobfeed Site
  • Teaching English ESL TEFL overseas
  • Teaching in Japan - Teaching Private Students
  • Overseas Teacher's Digest
  • Jobs and Resources for ELT Professionals
  • Website for English teachers in Japan
  • Planet English
  • Teach English Now


  • NPR Concert Videos /Enjoy the music


  • Listen to live Spanish Guitar Music here but be ready to turn it down...





    With all Jim's websites
    SHREK can leap over donkeys in Sixteen Languages
    Jim's Multilanguage Homepage with SIXTEEN languages



    I'll learn your language if you learn mine, okay?
    Just go to Jim's Homepage below for 16 language sites
  • Best Language Websites



  • Why Study a FL?
    From ACTFL: What does research show about the benefits of language learning?






    Hey buddy, you're flying the wrong direction. Turn around, okay?
  • Check out Jim's Travel Websites
    Everything you will need to make your trip special.



  • BE COOL. Learn to Read Hieroglyphics


    Did you see the NO SWIMMING sign down there?


    How many world flags can you identify?



    I'll just howl your national anthem with you, okay?



    Skiing in the Alps is really a ball. Try it some time.




    I learned Chinese in only three weeks.
    Did it in just a wink.



  • "I must go down to the seas again, for the call of the
    running tide is a wild call and a clear call that may not be denied."
    - Poet John Masefield




    And right over here is Roanoke, Virginia

    Sites for improving your English




  • English, ESL, EFL Resources for Teachers and Learners - Linguasorb

  • List of the most common irregular verbs in English

  • How To Study for the TOEFL (formerly Test of English as a Foreign Language)
    TOEFL test is very challenging test of English Language. It's not something you can learn overnight. So, it's better to prepare as best as you can.

  • Languages Online Links
    A little touch of everything. jeb


  • MUZZY in English
    A fun means to improve your English comprehension. jeb

  • MUZZY Vocabulary Builder in English
    If you liked MUZZY above, try this for vocabulary. jeb

  • You choose to learn a new language
    Here are some great sites to help you do it.

  • A list of languages in the world
    Half of the world's population speak the 13 most populous languages, the other half of the world speak the rest. The following table lists the languages of the world with the largest number of native speakers. jeb

  • Online Etymology Dictionary
    This is a map of the wheel-ruts of modern English. Etymologies are not definitions; they're explanations of what our words meant and how they sounded 600 or 2,000 years ago. Cool site. jeb

  • Speaking English Activities
    Oral English assessments and ESL speaking English activities.

  • 43 Fantastic ESL Resources for Students
    We've put together this ESL resource guide to help students, from teens to adults, get the help they need to achieve their goals with learning English. By Grace Chen.

  • ESL Communication Resources
    ESL is an important component of education especially in diverse communities. It is imperative that teachers understand the different teaching methods and classroom formats for ESL students.

  • How to improve spoken English
    Here are the 4 areas you need to work on.

  • Instructional Technology Tools in the ESL Classroom
    Instructional technology tools can reshape your curriculum, or they can be a way to reinforce concepts and address gaps in language skills.
  • A Masters in ESL
    By Serena Makofsky, a bilingual educator and curriculum designer with over a decade of experience.
  • Interesting Things for ESL Students
    A fun study site for students of English as a Second Language. A Quick Menu to the Main Sub-Pages.
  • English Info
    A huge selection of sites for learning about a wide variety of topics.

  • ESL Resources
    Internet 4 Classrooms.
  • 40 Best Sites for ESL Study Materials
    As an English as Second Language (ESL) student or teacher, you probably need all the help you can get in learning and in teaching this language.

  • Funky English
    Here are a selection of useful links for English students that have been suggested by our members.
  • 43 Fantastic ESL Resources for Students
    We've put together this ESL resource guide to help students, from teens to adults, get the help they need to achieve their goals with learning English.
  • ESL Communication Resource- Games, Lessons, and More
    From Near-Field Communication.

  • Apprendre l'anglais gratuitement
    Here's your opportunity to learn English in French. Grammar. Verbs, Vocabulary and more. Alors, Bonne Chance et au boulot mes amis.
  • English Language Teaching Resources
    Here on this site you can download and use Printable Worksheets,Handouts, Tests, Grammar Explanations and Lessons,Vocabulary,Picture Dictionary,Pictionary, Posters,Games and Puzzles.
  • Free ESL EFL flashcards, worksheets and so on
    Top ESL sites and resources.
  • Sites for Teaching ESL
    Contains a ranking an resources.
  • TEFL Top Sites for ESL Teachers & Students
    Free ESL Games, Online Interactive Games, Printable Board Games, Card Games, Powerpoint PPT Games and Game Templates to Build your own games.
  • Fun ESL Games
    Interactive Grammar & Vocabulary Games for Classrooms.
  • Vocabulary Videos
    Enjoy watching Vocabulary Videos while learning English Vocabulary with these free ESL, EFL videos for students from preschool to 3rd grade. Teach your kids Vocabulary with these videos.
  • How to become an ESL teacher
    While ESL teachers certainly have to deal with a variety of challenges that other educators may not, such as addressing cultural and language barriers, being an ESL teacher can be a rewarding career.
  • Find Me Words
    Enter in the text box the letters with which you want to form words. FindMeWords search through its more than 260,000 words those that can be formed with the letters and order it by length.

  • Your Dictionary - Word Finder
    YourDictionary's Words Finder will give you the help you need to beat the competition in games like Words With Friends and Scrabble. This link is fun just to play with words.
  • Learn English with Comic Strips
    So you want to learn English, but don't really know what to do? Well, this website will hopefully make your learning more appealing. Learning English with comics /comic strip can be fun while still being rich in terms of cultural elements.
  • Find an ESL School by State
    A listing for every state with information on that school.
  • English Banana.com
    A weird name but a great site that offers more than 3,200 free printable resources for teaching and learning English and ESL.

  • Roger's TESOL Page
    Welcome to Roger's TESOL Page, dedicated to English language teachers world wide who want a handy home base when they use the Internet as a teaching resource. The webmaster is yours truly, Dr. Roger M. Thompson, professor of English and Linguistics at the University of Florida.

  • My English Teacher
    Browsing Google is not enough to find the best English learning websites on the net. Google usually brings you the same websites you get those quality English learning websites you are looking for.

  • Internet TESOL Journal Linke
    Dozens of browser links for students and more for teachers.


  • The Language Gulper
    A neat NEW find with detailed descriptions of the main languages of the world in a clear, concise way. Its scope is not only living languages but also ancient ones of historical or cultural importance. So far, "The Language Gulper" includes 131 individual language pages, 40 about families and branches and 8 about linguistic areas. These two have an insatiable appetite for ancient and modern tongues. 2013 Alejandro Gutman and Beatriz Avanzati


  • My Languages
    Dozens of great vocabulary builders and all with sound. This is one great NEW FIND. I loaded the English version, but all you have to do is insert the language you want in place of english into the URL. You can learn Hebrew, Hindi, Portuguese and many more this way.

    Travel the world via beautiful photos
    You can choose the country and even the region of that country to expire. Great site.

    A Guide to Writing for College by Veritas Prep
    Follow these resources to improve your writing skills.


    ESL/TESOL/Bilingual Teacher Education Programs
    Here is a directory (broken down by state) of all of the ESL/TESOL/Bilingual Teacher Education programs they could find, from over 1,700 accredited colleges and universities across the US.

    Urdu-English
    It is easier to learn a new language if you already know a language. This website will help you to learn English by using Urdu to help explain words and phrases. We help with providing online lessons to improve English. We also help with helping you to pass the Life in the UK and the UK Driving Tests.


    BING translator site
    It's fast, accurate and easy to use. Give it a try.


  • Word Hippo
    This is one tremendous NEW FIND. Want to know the opposite for the word, another word for, the meaning of the word, a sentence with that word in it and more. It will even translate a word into another language for you.



  • English Grammar and Punctuation Guide
    When it comes to writing a paper, the greatest ideas can be trumped by poor grammar and punctuation. While you can use a spelling or grammar checker to correct most errors, even computer-based checkers make mistakes.


  • Spell Finder
    Best (they say) spelling and spell check free online dictionary with detail meaning.


  • My Memory Translation
    Here's where machine translation meets human translation. Many variations online.

    ESL/TESOL/Bilingual Teacher Education Programs
    Here is a directory (broken down by state) of all of the ESL/TESOL/Bilingual Teacher Education programs we could find, from over 1,700 accredited colleges and universities across the US.


    Teacher Port
    TeacherPort is a free resource that allows new graduates and recently qualified teachers to find teaching jobs abroad. If you feel that TeacherPort would be a useful tool for your students and other users, check out their listing information.

    Multiple Language Flashcards
    Now try learning other languages using flashcards. Have fun too.


    360 Cities
    A really cool site that takes you all over the world to view close up and with 360 degree views with just your Mouse. Just move it L or R for a 360 scan.

    Places to see before you die
    The most beautiful places in the entire world. Super photos for you to enjoy.

  • ESL Explorer
    Study English abroad and review ESL schools and courses with ELS Explorer.


  • Latin Language and Literature Resources
    The Latin language has a heritage bound in literature, ancient inscriptions and international influence upon other languages and the answering service. Latin gave origin to many languages such as Italian, French, and Spanish. It is the official language of the Vatican and continues to endure historic periods through Latin literature. Latin literature encompasses the poetry, tragedy, and comedy of Roman history.



  • Live Lingua
    A total immersion language school online to learn English via Skype.

  • An Online Spell Check Site
    Using this online spell check may be beneficial to you for numerous reasons. First of all, it couldn't be more convenient to use. You simply type in the word you want to check. You will see prompts with spelling suggestions or one stating you have no errors. There is a very small blue check mark at the bottom of the box. Use it.


  • Online English Verb Conjugation Trainer
    A very nice site for learning the various verb tenses.

  • English Word Recognition Game
  • A fun Jig Saw Puzzle on London


  • Word Power
    Learn English online with Word Power - Your Free Resources to Better English.
  • English Phonics, Verbs, Common Words, Writing Practice and more
    From EZ School.
  • USC TESOL Masters Online
    Online Masters in TESOL from the University of Southern California.

  • Free Online Grammar Checker
    An online grammar check can come in handy for anyone who wants to write proper English. Like many, you probably learned many of the grammar rules all throughout your school years. Also, like many, you've likely forgotten much of what you learned.
  • 43 Fantastic ESL Resources for Students
    There are over 1 billion people all over the world learning English right now. Luckily for them, there are now, more than ever, a plethora of great resources on the Web to make this challenge easier.

  • How To Educate ESL Students
    It has long been debated whether students learning English as a second language (ESL) benefit more from a bilingual education or from English immersion.

  • English Phrases and Common Sentences
    This page contains a table including the following: English phrases, expressions and words in English, conversation and idioms, English greetings and survival phrases or simply if you want to know what to say when chatting.

  • The Language Internet Polyglot
    Internet Polyglot is dedicated to helping members learn English by providing a way to memorize words and their meanings. This site helps your memory to grasp more information and retain it for longer time. Access to all pages is free.
    Neat new site w/sound too! English to 34 other languages.


  • How to Master English Grammar
    In my view (Michael Shelby) learning English grammar in the following sequence ensures firm solid thorough knowledge of English grammar.
    A Webmaster Choice Site
  • Vocabulary Training Exercises
    You can even create your own test on this site.


  • English for Kids
    A super new FIND with many well-done vocabulary builders w/soundFree English Resources and Instructions for Children, learn English with fun games and activities. Excellent!
    A Webmaster Choice Site
    Very helpful for building new words on all levels of instruction. Students will enjoy this site and work with it at home.



  • Language Guide for Enlgish
    This is one great site for building both vocabulary and grammar skills.
    Within each category, place your cursor over an image to hear it pronounced aloud.
    A Webmaster Choice Site

  • Play and learn English / for Kids
  • Primary Resources for English / word, sentence, text level and more.
  • ESL TPR Songs for your classroom
    Make English literally unforgettable with the Genki English EFL / ESL Songs.
  • Linguicon: Looking at Language
    BASIC ENGLISH SENTENCE STRUCTURE (QUICK & PAINLESS! CLEAR & ACCURATE!)
  • Grammar, Vocabulary & Culture Exercises
    Extensive selection of sites for teachers and students of English and other languages.
  • TESL Times
    This page contains links to activities that teachers can use with their students or if you're a student, scroll down to the student links for many activities you can do by yourself.
  • ESL/EFL Teaching/Learning Resources
    A site full of helpful links for improving reading skills.
  • Ways and Means of Engaging Language Learners
    English Grammar, Spelling, Punctuation, Parts of Speech and Exceptions to Grammatical Rules.
  • Teaching ESL
    A video with lots of good ideas. Activities for Beginners through Advanced levels.
  • First English Teacher
    Are you your childs first English teacher?
  • Earn your AM in Teaching Online
    The USC Rossier School of Education's. Acquire the skills & experience needed to facilitate effective English language instruction in the US & abroad.
  • Learn English (English) -- improve your vocabulary with word games
    Choose the topic you are interested in. Our word games are fun and can teach you thousands of new words. When you go to the Quiz page, see INFO PAGE and under this see 1. Table. You can HEAR the words in English here to practice them. Good deal. The 2. List is also nice for review. It is the same for each vocabulary listing. Hangman and Jumble are also great for review. Have fun!
  • ESL for Beginners Topics
    Welcome to this free ESL (English as a Second Language) Community.
  • Lesson and Classroom Games for Teachers
    Click on one of the following topics to view a list of all related resources. / A rich and varied site.
  • Why its smart to be bilingual
  • Does language learning make kids smarter?
  • Being Bilingual May Boost Your Brain Power

  • ESL Kids Flashcards



    Vocabulary Building Sites

  • A Ton of Drills for Building a Better English Vocbulary
    A wide variety of topics for having fun with English words.
  • Vocabulary Learning/Long List of Sites
  • A super site for learning new vocabulary
  • Building a Better Vocabulary
  • How to Build Your Vocabulary
  • How to Improve Your Vocabulary
  • Learning Chocolate
    This website aims to help students to memorize vocabulary in an easy and efficient way, by using pictures, sounds and games with dozens of categories such animals, body, fruit, numbers, tools, etc.
    A Webmaster Choice Site


    The Ultimate Vocabulary Trainer
  • Hello World/Rich site full of drills, games and dictionary
  • Home of Vocabulary University...many many choices
  • Origin of Phrases, Sayings, Terms and Cliches
  • The Origin of Words in the English language
  • 1,000 Most Common Words in English
  • Words and Phrase Origins
  • Easy English Exams
  • AP: English Language
  • Test your English : ESL/EFL
  • Word Origins
  • Everyday use of words and phrases


  • English Vocabulary Tutorial Index
    Another great NEW FIND... loaded too! American English Vocabulary with Pronunciation.

  • Hello World.com.es
    A loaded site from Hello World w/vocabulary, picture dictionary, grammar and more.
  • Help for Learning Common English Vocabulary/Nice!
  • Vocabulary and Spelling City.com
    Do you look forward to studying for your weekly vocabulary and spelling test? Probably not. But once you start using VocabularySpellingCity, you might just change your mind.



    Learning Games, Puzzles and Fun


  • Quia's Multiple English Building Site - Lots of Drills and Activities
  • ESL Games
  • Educational Language Games for Children
  • English Language Games
  • Language Games for Kids

  • Fun English Games
  • ESL Games Apples 4 The Teacher
  • ESL Games:Crossword Puzzles
  • ESL Games, Ideas and Links
  • English Language Games
  • Linguistic Funland
  • Game Samples
  • Games, puzzles and other activities to make learning English fun
  • Crossword Puzzles for Studying English Vocabulary
  • Geography Games

  • Vocabulary Games in four languages
  • Big Fish Games
    Can all be played for free for an hour
  • Digital Dialects
    Games for Learning English

  • Quia games and quizzes
  • Games and Puzzles for ESL
  • ESL HANGMAN games
  • ESL Wordsearches

    I'll just bet that they speak English all over the world. You can too.



    We are going to to dig up some great friends for you.


    ==PEN PALS SITES==
  • Pen Pal World
  • How to find a Pen Pal - multiple sites
  • Help from GOOGLE for Pen Pals
  • Pen Pals Throughout the World
  • Exchange Schools & Pen Pals

  • Pen Pal Party

  • Pen Pals Now
  • Student Letter Exchange: Pen Pals Service


    Exercises/Tests/Quizzes
  • Online ESL Quizzes
  • Grammar, Vocabulary Quizzes, Crosswords yes, but much more.
  • Review for English I Exam
  • Review for English II Exam
  • Interactive Test for English level
  • BING finds you dozens of English Grammar Tests

  • AllTheTests.com -> Language tests ->
    English as Mother language quizzes. The correct use of language is extremely important for the fast and confident communication and understanding with your speaking partner in daily life. Moreover, for many professions it is a crucial instrument - think about teachers and docents, communication specialists, translators and interpreters.




    Teacher Aids

  • EXERCISES - GAMES - QUIZZES
    Many helpful aids for learning English here.
  • Websites for FL Teachers
    A wide variety of suggested professional sites.
  • Exam English/Powerful Site!
    This website is for people studying for an English language exam. These pages contain free online practice tests for the most important ESL/EFL exams
  • A Super New FIND
    Quizlet Multiple LanguageFlashcard Sets
    Vocabulary drills and quizzes on many aspects of each language.
  • Language Tests in Several Languages/Make your own quiz too
  • English Level Test from Kaplan Intn'l College
    This test is designed to give you an indication of your language level. However it is only a provisional test.

  • Using English
    English as a second language online A large collection of English as a Second Language (ESL) tools & resources for students, teachers, learners and academics, covering the full spectrum of ESL, EFL, ESOL, and EAP subject areas.
  • Printable ESL Quiz Resources
  • ESL Quizzes ESL Lesson Plans, Activities and More
    Plus lesson plans, worksheets, games, exercises and a plethora of other activities. A real find.
  • AllTheTests.com -> Get your English Certificate ->
    All it takes is 45 minutes to get yourself certified!
    The Searchengine and Directory to all IQ-Tests, EQ-Tests, Career-Tests, Health-Tests and much more. A good variety of tests here to check out your ability in the English language.

  • Self-Study Quizzes for ESL Students
  • English Grammar Quizzes - EasyDozens of activities for ESL Students with hundreds of activities to help you study English as a Second Language. This project of The Internet TESL Journal has contributions by many teachers. A DON'T MISS site.
  • Clipart for making ESL Flashcards
    Some of these picture may seem "funny looking" to adult eyes, but in tests these are the ones that get the biggest reaction from the kids.
  • Online ESL Quizzes
  • Clipart for making ESL Flashcards
    Some of these picture may seem "funny looking" to adult eyes, but in tests these are the ones that get the biggest reaction from the kids.

  • Top 10 Websites to Learn English Online for Free
  • Top English SItes
  • The Best Site for Students to Learn English
  • Top Sites for English Learners A ton of them
  • Top 100 Teacher Sites
  • Best Internet Sites for Learning English from Japan
  • Five Best English Websites


  • TESOL Software site
  • Your Guide to English Learning Software on the Web
  • 2012 Learn English Software Product Comparisons
  • Educational Software for Learners of All Ages
  • ALLE software site
  • Language Software Reviews for English







  • Educator Worksheets for Teaching Grammar
  • Butler's Choice: Six Best Grammar Sites on the Web
  • World's Most Accurate Grammar Checker
    Grammarly is an automated proofreader and your personal grammar coach. Check your writing for grammar, punctuation, style and much more.
  • English Grammar Exercise Table
  • English Grammar
    Grammar lessons, exercises, and rules for everyday use.
    This is one great new discovery. Try it!
  • Grammar Slammer
    Welcome to Grammar Slammer, the help file that goes beyond a grammar checker.
  • Grammar Links for ESL Students
    Learning English can be a tedious task for a person whos first language is not English. Games, quizzes, and other activities can make understanding the nuances of English grammar much easier to understand and comprehend. Below are some of the best resource on the web for ESL learners.
  • English Club Grammar
  • English Grammar The Easy Way
  • Learn English Free/70 Units of Grammar/Rich source!
  • BING finds you dozens of English Grammar Tests
  • English Grammar Practice
  • English Grammar Lessons, rules and news for everyday use
  • Daily Grammar/Rich Site!

  • Best Websites for Teaching English Abroad
    A good source of multiple links.


  • Travel Language Directory
    A tremendous new FIND with dozens of helpful links for learning English.
    You will find lists of dictionaries, grammar aids, language schools, resources and translations.



    EnglishTutorial Lessons
    A great means to improve your English online



  • 15 Free English Language Learning Sites
    Whether you're looking to travel to the U.S. to study or simply hoping to improve your English speaking skills, there are lots of different ways to practice what you need to know online.
  • SOS: Online Tutorials
  • The English Page
  • CAPL Project: Authentic Photos from all over the world
  • Twin Babies Have a GREAT Conversation together
  • English the Easy Way
  • Australian Slang
  • The verb TO BE
  • English Leap - Learning English

  • Real English
  • A video on English Pronunciation and the IPA
  • Multimedia English Classroom
  • Fluent Future/multiple English language videos
  • Raising a Bi-Lingual Child
  • Learn English - Irregular Verbs
  • A Great Map of Interactive for the Entire World

  • Teaching Children ESL / Young Learners' ESL
  • Children's Beginners English Course
  • Teach Children ESL


  • ESL Kids
  • Kids and Teens: School Time and ESL
  • Google Translator
    One of my favorites that I use all the time. Your Webmaster/jeb
  • Online Free Translations for 100+ Language Pairs
    A worthwhile site.
  • Translate English into another language
    This is a neat new discovery. It also has vocabulary drills, quizzes, games and more. Do take a look at it.
  • MANY ADDITIONAL TRANSLATOR SITES HERE

  • Text to speech translator
    A powerful and fun site with sound and a variety of voices/TRY IT!

  • A Quick Online Translataor
    One of the fastest I have found in various languages
  • Mobile Translator
  • Photoviews.org
    Hundreds of photos of cities and landscapes in the world pictures in Panoramio.
  • How To Learn Any Language
    In this case how to learn French.

  • Talk English.com
  • How to speak English
  • How to speak English Fluently
  • A Hatsune Miku: Japanese HOLOGRAPH Plays Sold Out Concerts
    The sight of thousands of screaming fans waving glow sticks while the the holograph "performs" on stage is straight out of a science fiction novel.
  • Want to view the rest of my Best Japanese Websites?

  • Susan Boyle - Britains Got Talent 2009 Episode 1
    - A must view at least once a month. Be sure to enlarge your screen. jeb
  • Aprender inglés for speakers of Spanish
    Words, Dictionary, Verbs, Phrases, Forum, a Blog and more

  • 100s of different language websites
  • Readable Blog - Relax and improve your English




  • TOEFL Main Page
  • TOEFL Quiz
  • Free TOEFL Exercises
  • Taking the TOEFL Exam
    Getting a high score on the TOEFL iBT is not just a matter of luck. Success on the TOEFL depends on three elements: your knowledge, skills, and attitude.
  • TOEFL Test Preparation Exercises
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
    An English language proficiency examination, required of applicants whose native language is not English.>
  • TOEFL iBT Practice Online | i-Courses
  • TOEFL Practice Test Site
  • TOEFL, TOEIC and Accent Reduction
    TestDEN.com has everything you need

  • English Language Courses in England
  • Learn English Courses


  • Karin's ESL Partyland
    A fun place to learn English with many different links such as Quizzes, ESL Conversation, Videos, Music, Listening, Reading and More. A great new site for you to explore.

  • Dozens of Helpful Links/Rich!
  • Free Printables for Teachers of English
  • English Club
    You'll find everything from lessons for learners to jobs for teachers, including fun pages like games, videos, quizzes and chat - all free!

  • Free English placement tests
    How good are you at English? Validate your level of English with these free placement tests.
  • The Best on the Web for Teachers / great idea page.
  • Sites for Teachers
  • Larry Ferlazzo's Super Resource Guide
    A long list of Best Beginner Websites
  • Dept. of State Office of English Language Programs
  • New ENGLISH website
  • Materials for Teaching & Learning
  • I Love Languages: English Site

  • The English Club
  • English On-Line / Materials
  • Business English Exercises
  • Tucson Arizona Bilingual Site
  • Boston Language Institute
  • Certificate courses in Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Wikipedia's definition of TEFL/Nice Site
  • Online Certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (CTEFL)
  • Int. Assoc. of Teachers of English as a FL
  • Learn how to teach English with TEFL Scotland courses
    and then find paid work abroad.
  • Language Instructors.net
    Language Instructors.net features second language teaching positions at post-secondary institutions, government schools, cultural institutions and some language schools. Job listings are FREE.

    Google Search Engine
    Bing Search Engine
    The Search English List
    Wikipedia's Listing of ALL Search Engines
    Google for Spanish
    Google for French
    Google for German
    Google for Japanese
    Google for Chinese
    Google for Italian
    Google for Russian





  • I would rather chasing after a Maserati in Milan, Italy


  • Don't miss this classic video
    Two dogs dining in a busy restaurant.
    Expand your screen for full effect.
  • Two more of their dining Boxer friends
    Who are not nearly as polite as Nono and Sia

  • Two Dogs Dining above. Was it Fake?
    Take a look and see for yourself

    Rusty prefers to lick all our bowls clean.





  • SUPER TRANSLATOR SITES FOR YOU TO CONSIDER


    English to Another Language or Another Language to English


    Google Translations Services
    Good translations in a variety of languages
    Jim's preferred translator site. A good one. - A Webmaster's Choice

    Free Translation.com
    This one with an Auto Detect recognition


    Reverso Translator
    Free online translation service with Reverso translation solutions

    A new Google Translation Help Service
    What's new in Google Translate?




    I just love English



    From ielanguages.com

    ESL Flow
    ESL HQ
    ESL Gold
    ESL Wizard
    ESL Galaxy
    EnglishClub
    LanternFish - formerly Boggle's World
    Learn English with Jokes and Riddles
    Using English
    Dave's ESL Cafe
    Learn English Online
    English Conversations
    ELC Study Zone
    E.L. Easton - English Online
    English Grammar Reference & Exercises
    ESL Civics
    EL Civics for ESL Students
    The Noll's ESL Books
    Breaking News English
    PearsonLongman.com - Downloadable resources and lesson plans
    Activities for ESL/EFL Students - A4esl.org
    ESL/EFL Sites - From About.com
    Learn English with Pictures
    Resources in English as a Second Language
    Web Language Lab [site in French]
    Friends Fan Club - Transcripts of almost every episode in French and English
    Karen's Linguistic Issues - Free resources for teachers and students of English
    Aprender Ingles Con Sonido - Spanish site for learning English, with sound files
    ESL Dewey - Teaching English in Taiwan
    Learn English Online - Get English lessons and learn English language fast and easy.


    Poulnabrone Dolmen, Burren National Park, Ireland
    Ok Martha. How did they get that big one up there?





    Knock Knock
    Who's there?




    Looks bad bad bad Martha


    DIALOGUES FOR LEARNING ENGLISH:

  • English Dialogues for ESL Students
  • English Conversation
  • American English - 40 Units
  • Welcome to ESL Sheets
  • a
  • Learn English Grammar Online
  • Hundreds of free exercises to learn English online
  • English At Home
  • Improve your spoken English