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ESL (English as a Second Language): Additional Internet Resources

Resources and links for both students and teachers of English as a Second Language

RCC Recommended Websites

  • Aardvark’s English-Forum.Com -- Interactive English language exercises covering grammar, vocabulary, and idioms with quizzes and puzzles.
  • CNN Learning Resources - Read current and past CNN San Francisco bureau news, listen to the text, and watch short video clips of the stories.
  • Dave’s ESL Café - A variety of exercises and resources on pronunciation, phrasal verbs, slang and idioms.
  • EnglishCLUB.Com - Provides instruction on listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation. Improve your English through games and quizzes, and find information on tests and schools.
  • English Language Center Study Zone, University of Victoria, British Columbia - Choose your level and complete the grammar, reading, and vocabulary lessons and exercises.
  • EnglishLearner.Com - Interactive tests and activities for English Learners focusing on grammar, vocabulary, and reading. You can also sign up for free weekly English lessons by email.
  • English-Zone.Com -Students can find lessons and activities on grammar, idioms, verbs, jokes, spelling, reading, and writing. Teachers can find printable materials to use in their classes.
  • ESL Independent Study Lab - Provides links to ESL resources for students and teachers in a variety of areas including grammar, reading, listening, writing, pronunciation, vocabulary, TOEFL, and games.
  • Houghton Mifflin Education Place - Select your language grade level and choose from graphic organizers, grammar quizzes, and writing rubrics.
  • Interesting Things for ESL Students - Includes a variety of quizzes, word games, word puzzles proverbs, slang expressions, anagrams, a random-sentence generator and other study materials.
  • Interlink Language Centers Free English – ESL Lessons - Contains free ESL lessons on grammar, vocabulary, listening, reading, writing, spelling, idioms, and pronunciation, as well as a list of resources and links
  • The Internet TESL Journal – Activities for ESL Students - Over 1,000 activities English as a Second Language students from interactive quizzes, to crossword puzzles, to treasure hunts.
  • Linguistic Funland - A list of links to ESL teaching materials and books on the Internet

Additional General ESL Websites