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English as a Second Language (ESL): Web Sites

Guide to books, dvds and websites on learning English

Free Web resources

Free Web resources

BBC: Learning English  This site contains videos, podcasts, lessons and quizzes to help you improve your English skills. Note: this would be "British" English, not U.S.

Engvid   Videos including Business English, idioms, pronunciation, slang and more.

Livemocha  This site has free and paid online courses. You will need to register to use the system (there is no charge to register).  Register (it's free) then take a placement quiz and start practicing and learning.

New York Public Library Learn English Using Online Resources  This site links to several English learning websites.


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