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How to Form and Use Possessive Adjectives
Possessive adjectives are used to show ownership of an item or idea. Read our examples of possessive adjectives immediately followed by possessive pronouns.

Study Skills - For English Language Beginners
This is a simple routine to use to make studying English every day a habit that you enjoy and will help you learn English quickly.

How to Contrast Ideas for ESL
How to contrast ideas in English for upper level ESL EFL TESL TOEFL English students

Sentence Connectors - Showing Contrast
Ideas can be expressed in a number of ways using sentence connectors, the following charts show a number of different possibilities to connect sentences to improve your writing skills - for ESL EFL Advanced level English learners and classes.<

Expressing Quantity in English - Large Amounts
This guide to expressing quantity in English focuses on common expressions used to express large quantities for both countable and uncountable nouns.

The Final Scene of Movies for ESL
Intermediate to Upper intermediate level ESL EFL review grammar lesson Plan using Cinema, Movie and Film

TV Episode Lesson Plan
Bring students up to a level of listening comprehension which helps them feel confident with coping with full, normal-speed listening texts, conversation for ESL English classes.

How to Spell Verbs - Past Tense and the Ing Form
Spelling for English Students and ESL EFL TESOL TEFL Classes - How to Spell Verb Forms

How to Use Quotation Marks
This guide explains how to use quotation marks for direct speech, as well as for titles and longer literary quotes.

Mixed Vocabulary - Advanced Gap Fill
Challenge yourself with this mixed vocabulary advanced level gap fill for English learners and classes including an answer sheet.

Phrasal Verb Focus about Money for English Learners
Learn phrasal verbs about money in English using this short reading with a wide variety of phrasal verbs including their definitions.

Adjective Order Quiz
Quiz on using the correct adjective order when using two or more adjectives in English. Page 2.

Answers to Adjective Order Quiz
Answers to a quiz testing the correct order to use when two or more adjectives are used in English. Page 3.

How to Master English Grammar - for Learners
Advice on how to master English Grammar provided by Mike Shelby that focuses on self-study and learning in context.

Past Simple Exercises for English Leaners
Practice the past simple with these exercises or print them out for use in class. Answers are provided below the past simple exercises.

[R] Explanation of Subject and Object Questions [R]
Learn the difference between subject and object questions with this chart and examples for English language learners

Present Simple Exercises
Present simple exercises with thirty questions and answers to practice the use of the present simple for English language learners or classes.

Rote Learning English
Rote learning ideas for English language learners to help improve basic English skills through repetition.

ESL Lesson on Happiness Presentations
ESL lesson plan focusing on in-class project creating short presentations on happiness in PowerPoint to then present to the class.

Practice Stress and Intonation
Lesson focusing on helping students improve their English pronunciation skills by focusing on stress and intonation

ESL Lesson: The Role of Branding
Lesson plan on the role brands play in our lives focusing on vocabulary related to media for English learners.

Movie Genres for English Learners
Lesson focusing on different types of movies to English language learners. Students appropriate film vocabulary and discuss films using short plot summaries.

Using a Focus Word to Help with Pronunciation
Learn how to find a focus word to help you with your pronunciation in English. Using a focus word helps guide us through our conversations.

Business English Attitudes Overview - Function Register Domain and Urgency Use Examined
Guide to correct English usage based on function, domain, register and urgency including example conversations

General American Business English Attitudes Overview
Guide to correct English usage based on function, domain, register and urgency including example conversations. Page 2.

Register Analysis
Guide to correct English usage based on function, domain, register and urgency including example conversations. This page focuses on an analysis of proper and and improper use use of register. Page 3.

English Register Use Analysis With Correction
Guide to correct English usage based on function, domain, register and urgency including example conversations analysis with corrections of register use. Page 4.

Finding a Job for English Learners
Guide to finding a job in an English speaking country - finding the right job

ESL Lesson Plan for Short Field Trips
This ESL lesson plan focuses on taking short field trips as a class and the activities that can help students prepare to make the most of their short field trips to local businesses and offices.

Driver Education - Key Vocabulary for English Learners
Many ESL speakers and learners are required to take driver education courses to obtain their driver license from the DMV (Department of Motor Vehicles). Study these key words to help you or your classes better understand driving manuals and driver education courses.

Driver Education - DMV - Key Vocabulary - Important Verbs
Many ESL speakers and learners are required to take driver education courses to obtain their driver license from the DMV (Department of Motor Vehicles). Study these important Verbs to help you or your classes better understand driving manuals and driver education courses. Page 2.

Driver Education - DMV - Key Vocabulary - Important Descriptive Phrases
Many ESL speakers and learners are required to take driver education courses to obtain their driver license from the DMV (Department of Motor Vehicles). Study these descriptive phrases to help you or your classes better understand driving manuals and driver education courses. Page 3.

Children's Games for ESL Classes - "Simon Says"
The classic board games with easy commands for young learner's ESL and EFL classes.

Intermediate Level Reading Comprehension
Intermediate level reading comprehension that focuses on the tourism industry, in particular on vocabulary related to accomodations.

Top 200 Landscaping Vocabulary Words
List of 200 essential words for the landscaping industry for English language learners.

Top 170 English Food Service Vocabulary Words
List of 170 essential words for the food service industry for English language learners

English for Medical Purposes - Feeling Queasy
Intermediate level English for Medical Purposes dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice focusing on Feeling Queasy.

Explanation of Indirect Objects for ESL Learners
Explanation of indirect objects especially written for English as a Second Language or Foreign Language learners. A variety of direct object types are explained and examples are included to illustrate.

Making Writing More Interesting - Advanced Vocabulary
Advanced Level lesson plan focusing on improving students' writing skills by expanding their knowledge and use of descriptive language

Direct Objects Explanation for ESL Learners
Explanation of direct objects especially written for English as a Second Language or Foreign Language learners. A variety of direct object types are explained and examples are included to illustrate.

Vocabulary Relating to Travel for ESL
This is a short introduction to vocabulary related to travel in English including travel, journey, trip, and voyage, as well as run, hike, walk, drive, etc.

Vocabulary Building With Collocation Lists of Sports
Focus on collocation lists as a way to build vocabulary by learning vocabulary items in context.

Skiing Collocation Lists
Focus on collocation list of words used when speaking about skiing.

Collocation List - Soccer
Focus on collocation list of words used when speaking about soccer.

Collocation List - Tennis
Focus on collocation list of words used when speaking about tennis.

Collocation List - Golf
Focus on collocation list of words used when speaking about golf.

Collocation List - Basketball
Focus on collocation list of words used when speaking about basketball.

Medical and Dental Dialogue (for ESL Learners)
Business English dialogue focusing on dentistry and dental hygiene with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

Rules and Usages for Reflexive Pronouns in English
Rules and usage for reflexive pronouns in English including examples and problem areas for ESL students.

First or Second Conditional Explained
The choice between the first or second conditional form in English can be difficult at times. This guide provides clear illustrations on how to choose between these two conditional forms.

Tongue Twisters: How Much Wood Would a Woodchuck Chuck
Recording and text of the Woodchuck tongue twister for pronunciation practice of the voiced w sound for English.

Error Correction in Class
Lesson focusing on error correction strategies for the teacher and student

Auxiliary Verbs for Past Tenses - Grammar for ESL
Concise Review of English tenses to help students learn English focusing on auxiliary verbs used for past tenses.

ESL English Verb Tenses Review: Future Auxiliary Verbs
Concise Review of English tenses focusing on auxiliary verbs to help students learn English - focus on future tenses.

Proper Preposition Use and Placement (In, At, To, Etc.)
Explanation of English prepositions of place usage for English learners and classes.

Beginning Level English Reading Comprehension
Beginning level English reading comprehension focusing on basic personal information and the verb to be.

ESL Lesson Plan Using Suggestopedia
Lesson plan based on the principal ideas of affective/effective learning

Printable Multiple Choice Beginner Test
This printable quiz tests beginning level students' understanding of beginning level learning concepts, vocabulary and grammar.

Online Course Review: TestDEN TOEFL
A review of Test Den's TOEFL online course, an online course designed to help you pass the TOEFL examination

American Accent Training by Ann Cook
A review of American Accent Training by Ann Cook and published by Barron's a book and audio CD program

Introductions Lesson for Lower Level ESL Students
An introductory exercise for a lesson at the very beginning of a new advanced ESL EFL TESL TEFL English course or as a review

Intermediate Level Dialogues - At the Doctor's
Dialogue for Intermediate Level English ESL EFL Learners and Classes - At the Doctor's

Questions and Problems With the Word Like
The word 'like' can cause problems in English as it is used in many important questions that mean very different things. This guide to like will help you or your students understand the differences between various uses of like.

Aesop's Fable (ESL) Lesson Plan - The Ant and the Dove
Free ESL Lesson Plan based on The Ant and the Dove including vocabulary and key phrase explanations and follow-up questions.

ESL Lesson Plan: Intensive Reading Exercise
Lesson plan focusing on intensive reading - rather than extensive reading skills for English as a Second Language classes.

Beginner Dialogues in English - In a Hotel / Motel
Dialogue for Beginning Level English ESL EFL Learners and Classes - In a Motel / Hotel

Activities for ESL Lessons With Multiple Intelligences
Multiple intelligence activities can be used in the English language learning classroom to help each student use their own strengths to improve their English communication skills. This guide to multiple intelligence activities provides a guide to typical activities to include in your lesson plans.

Apologizing in English
Guide to common phrases used for apologizing in English for English learners and classes.

Offering Help in English for ESL Learners
How to offer help in English for upper level ESL EFL TESL TOEFL English students

Relative Clause ESL Lesson for Specific Purposes
Lesson plan for English for Specific Purposes classes focusing on the use of relative clauses for intermediate to advanced level classes. This lesson plan provides a point by point lesson outline and activity for in-class use.

Exploding Texts Exercise for ESL Classes
Exploding texts takes short texts and 'explodes' them by adding longer modifiers, dependent clauses, etc. to help students improve their creative writing and grammar skills in English.

Principled Eclecticism - Varying Approaches for ESL/EFL
A discussion of using a wide variety of approaches and teaching strategies in the ESL EFL classroom.

How to Make a Multimedia Presentation in English Class
In depth feature on how to create a multimedia presentation as an ESL project for English learning classes.

Expressions of Quantity for ESL Classes
Resources, Quizzes, Lessons,Expressions of Quantity,ESL Classes, TESOL, EFL, Grammar, Explanation

Explanation for Adverbs of Frequency
These exercises focus on adverbs of frequency through an introduction to the most common adverbs frequency, followed by two charts showing usage in both active and passive sentences. Finally, there are two exercise worksheets asking students to fill in the gap using an appropriate adverb of frequency.

English Conversation Lesson About Movies and Actors
Conversation lesson for intermediate to advanced levels concerning films, movies, cinema, actors and actresses

Take Tests
How to on test taking strategies. Improve your English, ESL or EFL test scores by using these tatics when taking an English test.

Role Play - In a Shop - Beginning English
Dialogue for Beginning Level English ESL EFL Learners and Classes - Telling the Time

Business English - Dialogue - Taking a Message
Business English dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

Comma Use for English Learners
Guide to how to use a comma for English learners with comma rule explanations and ample examples as well as pointers to other grammar resources.

How to State a Preference: Examples (ESL, EFL, TOEFL)
How to state a preference in English for upper level ESL EFL TESL TOEFL English students

Inglés Básico - Nombres Contables e Incontables
Lecciones Esenciales de Inglés para Principiantes. Esta lección se enfoca en el Nombres Contables e Incontables - Entendiendo los Nombres e incluye una breve prueba para evaluar su comprensión.

Practice Making a Dinner Reservation in English
Practice making a dinner reservation over this telephone with this dialogue for English language learners.

Verb Conjugation Instructions for ESL Students
How to conjugate verbs in English focuses on conjugating verbs by deciding on time of action, type of action and choosing the correct auxiliary verb to help understand how to conjugate in English.

Guide to the Comparative Form and Superlative Form
Guide to learning the comparative and superlative forms for students and teachers. This guide includes a brief description, links to detailed explanations, quizzes, free lesson plans, related activities and worksheets.

ESL Beginner Dialogue - What's in Your Office?
Beginner level dialogue for roleplay with follow up multiple choice quiz. This reading focuses on the use have got, office vocabulary, the use of there is and there are

English Learning Tips for ESL Learners and Classes
English learning tips for English learners and teachers to help spice up your classes and improve your learning English experience.

Guide to Using Yes and No Questions
Guide to yes no questions in English for English learners and classes with appropriate usage and examples.

Free ESL Business Letter Writing Lesson Plan
This free ESL or Business English lesson plan focuses on writing a variety of business letters.

ESL Students: How to Give Advice With the "Should" Verb
How to give advice in English for upper level ESL EFL TESL TOEFL English students

Heart - Idioms and Expressions for ESL Learners
Idioms and expressions using the noun 'heart' including a definition and example sentences for English learners and ESL classes.

Simple Math Vocabulary for ESL EFL Classes
Use this math vocabulary when speaking about mathematics in class. This page provides math vocabulary for basic calculations.

Business English - Dialogue - Tomorrow's Meeting
Business English dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

Job Opportunities for Teaching English Abroad
An overview of opportunities for teaching English abroad with a discussion of required certification, job prospects in different parts of the world, and employment resources.

Inglés Básico - Usos de 'Like' en Inglés
Lecciones Esenciales de Inglés para Principiantes. Esta lección se enfoca en el Usos de 'Like' en Inglés e incluye una breve prueba para evaluar su comprensión.

How to Make Complaints for ESL Students
How to make complaints in English for upper level ESL EFL TESL TOEFL English students

Have Gone to vs. Have Been To: Common Mistakes in English
The present perfect forms have gone to and have been to are often interchanged in English. However, there are clear differences between the two forms. Have gone to indicates that someone is still not here, whereas have been to indicates a person has returned.

Adding Emphasis in English - Cleft Sentences, Inversion
This article provides an explanation of a number of forms used to emphasize statements when expressing opinions, disagreeing, making strong suggestions, expressing annoyance, etc.

Situations for Telephoning in English
Five short English conversations which focus on telephoning in English to be used to practice telephoning English.

Making a Doctor's Appointment in English on the Phone
Practice using the telephone to make a doctor's appointment with this dialogue for English learners. Page 2.

Leaving a Message on the Telephone in English
Practice Leaving a message on the telephone for English language learners with this dialogue. Page 3.

Telephone School for Your Child
Telephoning practice for parents calling school for your child for non-native speakers of English.

Practice Asking a Question about a Bill on the Telephone
Telephone practice concerning asking a question about a bill for English language learners.

Start Learning English With This ESL Resource Guide
English learning materials for beginning level English learning including grammar, listening, vocabulary, reading, writing, reference, quizzes and a free online course.

Business English - Dialogue - Deliveries and Suppliers
Business English dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

Role Play - Telling the Time - Beginning English
Dialogue for Beginning Level English ESL EFL Learners and Classes - Telling the Time

Idioms and Expressions - 'As ... As'
Idioms and expressions using the construction 'as ... as' including a definition and example sentences for English learners and ESL classes.

Beginner Dialogues - Introducing Yourself
Dialogue for Beginning Level English ESL EFL Learners and Classes - Introducing Yourself

Common English Sports Idioms for ESL Learners
ports Idioms: a look at how idioms taken from US soprts are used in everyday English

Vocabulary Useful for Writing Business Letters
Useful vocabulary useful for writing business letters in English for Specific Purposes. These phrases are important for any English learner using English on a daily basis for work.

Using MindMaps to Learn English Vocabulary
Guide to using MindMaps to help learn English vocabulary at school or in the workplace to replace lists and improve vocabulary retention.

At the Airport - Beginning Dialogues for English
Dialogue for Beginning Level English ESL EFL Learners and Classes - At the Airport

Have vs. Of in Conditional Forms
Have is sometimes confused with the preposition 'of' in spoken English because of a common reduction in the pronunciation of the 'have' in the auxiliary verb string. Learn to recognize the difference of this common mistake in English.

Key ESL Phrases for Making a Business Presentation
Key phrases for making a business presentation for English for business learners. Each phase of a meeting is discussed and useful phrases provided, as well as helpful hints to making a successful presentation.

Presenting the Current Situation
Key phrases for making a business presentation for English for business learners. Each phase of a meeting is discussed and useful phrases provided, as well as helpful hints to making a successful presentation.

Moving Forward
Key phrases for making a business presentation for English for business learners. Each phase of a meeting is discussed and useful phrases provided, as well as helpful hints to making a successful presentation.

Using Visual Aids
Key phrases for making a business presentation for English for business learners. Each phase of a meeting is discussed and useful phrases provided, as well as helpful hints to making a successful presentation.

Mentioning Problems
Key phrases for making a business presentation for English for business learners. Each phase of a meeting is discussed and useful phrases provided, as well as helpful hints to making a successful presentation.

Listing Options
Key phrases for making a business presentation for English for business learners. Each phase of a meeting is discussed and useful phrases provided, as well as helpful hints to making a successful presentation.

Proposing a Solution
Key phrases for making a business presentation for English for business learners. Each phase of a meeting is discussed and useful phrases provided, as well as helpful hints to making a successful presentation.

Summarizing - Finishing the Presentation
Key phrases for making a business presentation for English for business learners. Each phase of a meeting is discussed and useful phrases provided, as well as helpful hints to making a successful presentation.

The Differences Between Say and Tell
Learn the difference between commonly confused verb pairs in English such as talk - speak, say - tell, etc. for English language learners and ESL EFL classes.

The Differences Between Speak and Talk
Differences between the verbs speak and talk both in meaning and grammar structures for English language learners. Page 2.

Differences between Raise and Rise
Raise and rise are close in meaning, but are used in very different situations. Learn the differences in English uses between raise and rise.

Differences between Remind and Remember
We remind people to do something, but remember past events, places and people. Learn the difference between remind and remember in English.

Differences between Leave and Let
Leave and let sound similar, but are very different in meaning. Learn the differences between leave and let in English.

Differences between Set and Sit
Set and sit sound almost the same, and are similar in meaning, but are used for different situations. Learn the differences between set and sit.

Intermediate & Advanced English Learning Resources
English learning materials for intermediate to advanced level English learning including grammar, listening, vocabulary, reading, writing, reference, quizzes and a free online course.

Use of the Word Analogies in the ESL Classroom
Introduction and overview of a number of word analogies for use in the ESL classroom.

ESL Preposition Use - For, While, During
Explanation of the prepositions for while and during for English language learners and classes.

Verb plus Prepositions - Verb + With
Reference guide with example sentences to the most common verb preposition combinations for advanced learners of English.

Verb plus Prepositions - Verb + From
Reference guide with example sentences to the most common verb preposition combinations for advanced learners of English.

Verb plus Prepositions - Verb + In
Reference guide with example sentences to the most common verb preposition combinations for advanced learners of English.

Verb plus Prepositions - Verb + Of
Reference guide with example sentences to the most common verb preposition combinations for advanced learners of English.

Verb plus Prepositions - Verb + On
Reference guide with example sentences to the most common verb preposition combinations for advanced learners of English.

Verb plus Prepositions - Verb + To
Reference guide with example sentences to the most common verb preposition combinations for advanced learners of English.

Advanced Verb Preposition Combinations - Verbs + About
Reference guide with example sentences to the most common verb preposition combinations for advanced learners of English.

Verb plus Prepositions - Verb + Against
Reference guide with example sentences to the most common verb preposition combinations for advanced learners of English.

Verb plus Prepositions - Verb + At
Reference guide with example sentences to the most common verb preposition combinations for advanced learners of English.

Verb plus Prepositions - Verb + For
Reference guide with example sentences to the most common verb preposition combinations for advanced learners of English.

Look, See, Watch - Related Verb ESL Exercise
Comparison of the verbs look, see and watch to help English learners study the difference in usage with examples and follow-up quiz.

Gender in English - He, She, or It?
Discussion of the use of gender in English, especially he, she and it, when speaking about pets, countries, ships and other objects for English learners.

Improving Vocabulary Skills through Reading in English
Mike Shelby provides good advice on improving vocabulary skills through reading in English by taking a thematic approach to reading by level and important life skills.

How to Ask for Information - ESL Education
There are a number of formulas used when asking for information in English. Here are some of the most common.

Common Mistakes in English: They're vs. There vs. Their
The homophones they're, there and their are commonly misused in English creating one of the most common mistakes in English. Learn the differences between they're - the verb form, their - the possessive adjective, and there - the place indicator.

ESL Examples of Verbs Expressing Different Types of Sounds
Examples of different sounds that people, animals and other things make for ESL classes and English learners.

Food English Lesson for ESL Learners
This ESL food lesson plan suggests activities to tie all the various vocabulary related to food into one lesson beginning with a discussion of a great meal, to going shopping and even cooking the dinner for the class.

Answers to Quiz on Simple and Progressive Tenses
Answers to a quiz focusing on the difference between simple and progressive tenses in English. Page 2.

Simple vs. Progressive Tenses - Explanation and Quiz
A guide to when use simple or progressive tenses for ESL classes and English learners with follow-up quiz.

Cambridge English Online iPhone and iPad Apps- Review
Review of a variety of iPhone and iPad apps by Cambridge English online focusing on learning English sounds and phonetics, as well as having fun for children and adults.

BBC Audio Video Resources for ESL Learners - Review
Find something that will interest your students, create some comprehension questions, help you plan an excellent lesson using top quality materials.

ESL Lesson Plan for Paired Conjunctions
Grammar lesson for upper-intermediate level students focusing on the use of paired conjunctions in both spoken and written English.

Having the Final Word
Expressions and structures used to have the final word or insist on ending a conversation in English. Examples provided with usage explanation.

English Verbs - Example Sentences of the Verb Leave
This page provides example sentences of the verb

Children's ESL Lesson: Old MacDonald Had a Farm
This free ESL children's lesson plan was prepared to take advantage of the potential that 'Old MacDonald' offers to work with different animal sounds.

Important Adjectives for English Beginners
Grammar guide to using Adjectives in English for ESL EFL TEFL or ESOL learners

Listening Quiz - Spelling
Listening Comprehension Spelling exercise for beginning English ESL EFL TESOL students

Number Listening Comprehension Quiz for English ESL EFL Beginning Learners
Basic Numbers Listening Quiz for Beginning ESL EFL TESOL TEFL English Learners

Describing Your Family - Practicing Possessives
Beginning English family descriptions and names using possessive pronouns

Comma Use Quiz
Test you knowledge of when to use commas in English for ESL and EFL learners

English Role Play Practice - A Business Presentation
Intermediate level dialogue for roleplay with follow up multiple choice quiz. This reading focuses on the present perfect.

ESL Beginner Dialogue - A Business Traveller
Beginner level reading comprehension with follow up multiple choice quiz. This reading focuses speaking travelling, likes and dislikes.

Role Plays to Practice Compromising
Role plays for English class focusing on the language or compromise and negotiation. This lesson plan includes objectives and printable materials.

Conjunctive Adverbs for English Learners
Use conjunctive adverbs in English to connect sentences. These equivalent forms are often used instead of conjunctions.

Crimes Criminals and Cops - English Vocabulary
Three gap fill quizzes focusing on vocabulary related to crimes, criminals and cops for advanced level English learners and classes.

Answers to Gap Fill Quiz on Criminal Vocabulary
Answers to a gap fill quiz testing understanding of vocabulary related to law enforcement, or crimes, criminals and cops for intermediate to advanced level English learners. Page 2.

Practicing Job Interviews
This ESL lesson plan focuses on helping students prepare for job interviews by identifying language commonly used for various phases of the job interview. It includes printable materials for in-class use, as well as a point by point guide to teaching the lesson.

Word Order in English
An overview of basic word order in English including a look at the proper placement of adjectives, adverbs, verbs and objects.

Advanced Level English Proverbs for ESL
Proverbs give deep insight into any culture. Learn twenty advanced level English proverbs to have something to say in every situation.

Intermediate Level English Proverbs for ESL Class
Here are twenty English proverbs that are perfect for intermediate level learners. Each proverb has a definition, and a matching game at the end of the article provides context for English learners.

Easy English Proverbs for ESL
Learn these twenty easy English proverbs with definitions and examples in a matching game for ESL students.

Impromptu Speeches in ESL
Learning to speak with confidence by doing impromptu speeches in class on a wide variety of topics can help ESL learners in other ares such as job interviews, small talk, and so on. These tips draw parallels to well written paragraphs and help student organize their thoughts, even though they may have to speak off the cuff.

ESL Writing Lesson Plan Using Dickens' 'Bleak House'
Reading Comprehension Lesson Based on the first two paragraphs of Dickens' 'Bleak House'

Modal Verbs Test
Printable modal verbs test for use in-class or online testing basic modals of ability, obligation, advisability as well as stating preferences.

Family Relationships Role-Plays English Lesson
This English lesson play asks students to create role-plays based on various family relationships in order to consolidate a wide range of skills. The lesson plan is ideal for upper level ESL classes.

Idioms and Expressions - Talk
Common idioms and expressions with the verb or noun talk in English for English language learners. These idioms with talk include a definition and two example sentences to learn through context.

Idioms and Expressions - No
Common idioms and expressions with the commonly used 'no' for English language learners. These idioms with talk include a definition and two example sentences to learn through context.

Tips on Using Technology in ESL Class
Students bring gadgets to ESL class. The question is whether you can integrate these devices into your classroom routine. Here are suggestions for using students' gadgets in class, as well as making sure everything runs smoothly when using technology in ESL class.

Idioms and Expressions with Way
Idioms and expressions using the noun way, including a definition and example sentences for English learners and ESL classes.

Exploring Relationships - Vocabulary for ESL
This exploring relationships worksheet provides important verbs, people and events for exploring relationships in romantic, work, and friend and family situations.

ESL Presentation Rubric
This presentation rubric has been created especially for ESL classes and learners to help with appropriate scoring for presentations in class while encouraging the growth in other learning skills associated with making presentations.

Literary Terms for English Learners
Guide to the most important literary terms for reading and writing ESL classes including definitions and examples.

Just - Uses in English
Guide to the use of the word just in English as a time expression, adverb or in fixed expressions. Each use of just is explained with multiple examples provided.

How to Write a Hamburger Essay
This guide to how to write a hamburger essay was created for English as a Second Language learners and instructs how paragraphs and essays are similar to hamburgers in their construction.

Spotting Parts of Speech - Reading Lesson
This reading lesson for lower level classes helps learners identify parts of speech, as well as spot synonyms and antonyms to help expand vocabulary.

Classroom English Grammar Group Activity
This classroom activity focuses on helping students prepare for tests through English grammar review that they perform themselves. The lesson plan focuses on using sign up sheets that students fill out learning from each other as they review.

Making Conversation
Making conversation depends a lot on asking the right questions. This guide to making questions helps English students ask more information questions and fewer yes no questions.

Printable Parts of Speech Quiz for Advanced Level Learners
Printable quiz for in-class use focusing on the eight parts of speech in English for advanced level ESL or EFL classes.

Printable Comma Use Quiz for ESL
Printable quiz for in-class use focusing on comma use in English for ESL and EFL classes.

Printable Simple Past or Present Perfect Quiz
This printable quiz tests students' understanding of when to choose the past simple or present perfect form of the verb.

Printable Prepositional Phrases Quiz
This printable quiz tests and expands students' prepositional phrase vocabulary. The ideal level for this quiz is intermediate to advanced.

Writing English Drama Scripts in ESL Class
ESL lesson plan encouraging students to create their own scripts based on romantic films they have seen to develop writing, collaborative, pronunciation and vocabulary skills in a unified activity.

Verbs Pronoun Infinitive
Reference guide to verbs followed by a pronoun, noun, or noun phrase and then the the infinitive. These examples with the infinitive form include two example sentences to provide context.

Creating a Soap Opera in Esl Class
This lesson plan focuses on creating, writing and acting a scene from a soap opera as a means to improve English in a fun group based activity.

Lesson on Proverbs for English Learners
Suggestions on how to use proverbs and sayings in ESL class as a means to deeper conversations about cultural and linguistic differences, as well as for writing and speaking practice.

Discussing Hobbies Lesson Plan
This ESL lesson plan focuses on helping students delve deeply in to describing various hobbies through the development of a group presentation of a new hobby.

Verbs Followed by Infinitive
Reference guide to verbs followed by the infinitive. 38 verbs that are followed immediately by the infinitive form with two example sentences to provide context.

Negative Structures in English
Guide to negative structures in English for English language learners including numerous examples and comparable forms such as not anywhere or nowhere.

Printable Reduced Relative Clauses Quiz
This printable reduced relative clauses quiz can be used in class to help students practice when and how to reduce relative clauses in English.

Up Down - Phrasal verbs
Reference English vocabulary guide to phrasal verbs with up and down to increase and decrease value, volume, strength, and more. Each phrasal verb with up and down is marked as separable or inseparable and examples are provided.

Phrasal Verbs with Up
PHrasal verbs with up often indicate that something has improved, or that something dirty or disorganized has been put back into order. Other meanings of phrasal verbs with up mean to improve the way one looks.

Speaking About Habits
Phrases, idioms and expressions used to speak about acquiring, maintaing and quitting habits for English language learners.

To Be - Am Is Are
To be is one of the most important verbs in English. This guide to the uses of to be takes a look at how to be is used for a number of purposes in English.

How to Use Too and Enough
This guide to using too and enough instructs English learners on the placement of enough and when to use too much and too many.

Insurance Industry - English for Specific Purposes Resources
This introduction to the insurance industry has been provided for English for specific purposes classes in an insurance company setting. It provides basic overviews of principal types of insurance, as well as key vocabulary to help students begin discussing the insurance in English.

Modifying Nouns with Clauses
Step by step guide on how to use relative pronouns to modify nouns through the use of relative or adjective clauses. Follow this guide to feel more confident when using noun clauses.

Answers to Modifying Clauses Exercise
Step by step guide on how to use relative pronouns to modify nouns through the use of relative or adjective clauses. Follow this guide to feel more confident when using noun clauses. Page 2.

Verb Conjugation
Guide to verb conjugation in English presented by focusing on specific verb types and their standard uses in the present, past and future forms for English language learners.

Contractions Grammar
Contractions' grammar follow rules of auxiliary verb usage as the auxiliary verb is changed through the use of an apostrophe. This discussion of the use of contractions provides many examples and instructions on when to use contractions in English.

Parallel Structure
Mistakes in parallel structure are some of the most common mistakes in English. This guide to the most common mistakes in parallel structure provides numerous examples of these mistakes and discusses how to double check that your own writing does not contain mistakes in verb form, adjective, adverb and more parallel structures.

Parallel Structure Exercise - Answers
Mistakes in parallel structure are some of the most common mistakes in English. This guide to the most common mistakes in parallel structure provides numerous examples of these mistakes and discusses how to double check that your own writing does not contain mistakes in verb form, adjective, adverb and more parallel structures. Page 2.

Discussion Questions
Discussion questions for English learners in a number of categories to provide question prompts in order to encourage conversation in ESL classes.

Multiple Intelligence to Teach English
Using multiple intelligence theory to teach English can ensure that all students have ample opportunity to learn. This guide provides a short discussion of the type of activities that can be used to use multiple intelligence theory to teach English.

How to Create Vocabulary Lists
This guide on how to create vocabulary lists provides a five step approach to improving vocabulary and spelling of words and phrases for specific professions.

Idioms and Expressions with Money
Idioms and expressions used with the noun money. Each idiom includes a definition and two example sentences to provide context for English learners.

The Use of More in English
This guide to the use of the word 'more' in English provides information on the many ways 'more' is used beyond the comparative form. Learn when to use 'more' or 'more of', as well as the use of the phrase 'more and more'.

The Use of Most in English
This guide to the use of the word 'most' in English provides information on the many ways 'most' is used beyond the superlative form. Learn when to use 'most', 'most of', 'one of the most', as well as the use of 'most' in formal English.

Reduced Adverb Clauses
How to use reduced adverb clauses explained and examples provided taking you through reducing adverb clauses to a modified noun, gerund or adjective.

How to Teach the Future Perfect
Guide to teaching the rarely used, but certainly important, future perfect form to advanced level English learners. This guide includes tips on presenting the tense, as well as related resources that you can use in class to present the tense.

How to Teach the Past Perfect Continuous
Guide to teaching the seldom used, but still important, past perfect continuous to advanced English learners in ESL and EFL learning situations. This guide includes links to resources as well as example explanations and topics for use in class.

How to Teach the Future Continuous
Guide on how to teach the future continuous in ESL classes to advanced level learners. While not the most common tense in English, the future continuous should be introduced to students once they have learned the other basic forms. This guide includes tips on how to introduce the tense, as well as pointers to teaching resources to be used in class.

How to Teach the Future Perfect Continuous
Guide to teaching the rarely used, but certainly important, future perfect continuous form to advanced level English learners. This guide includes tips on presenting the tense, as well as related resources that you can use in class to present the tense.

How to Teach the Past Perfect
Guide to teaching the past perfect for English teachers who teach ESL and EFL classes including an emphasis on using the past perfect to explain decisions made in the past. This guide includes appropriate lesson and activity suggestions.

Days of the Week
Guide to the use of days of the week with different time expressions to speak about the present, past and future for English learners.

ESL Podcasts
This guide to podcasts for ESL learners and teachers with Mp3 downloads for iTunes, iPodder or listening from the ESL blog. ESL podcasts provide an excellent way for students to listen to Mp3s on their mobile media devices such as the iPod.

Combining Adverb Clauses Lesson Plan for ESL
Lesson plan for upper intermediate to advanced level ESL classes focusing on combining adverb clauses of time, place, manner, opposition, and effect into longer written structures.

First Lessons in Writing for Beginners
Suggestions on how to start teaching English writing skills to beginners by starting with the nuts and bolts and assigning specific, well-scripted writing tasks.

Idioms and Expressions - Out
Idioms and expressions using the preposition 'out' including a definition and example sentences for English learners and ESL classes.

Dear Abby Letters for Learning English
This English lesson plan is based on the example of Dear Abby letters written by Abigail Van Burenin famous for their useful advice on problems. This lesson plan motivates students to use a wide range of skills to participate.

ESL EFL Teacher Blogs
A collection of the best ESL teacher blogs on the Internet. These sites provide insightful information, lesson plans, local cultural information on the countries they teach in, as well as reflections on teaching English as a second or foreign language.

About.com Sites Related to Children's Education
About.com sites focusing on children and children's education. These sites provide a wide range of learning and parenting resources.

English Schools in Australia and New Zealand
These English schools provide many services and have an active Internet presence. More detailed information about a school can be found by visiting any school site link provided on the individual pages to schools in Australia and New Zealand.

Basic Number Pronunciation and Spelling in English
Pronunciation and spelling guide to numbers in English

Number Pronunciation And Spelling in English - Basic Pronunciation Guide to Numbers
Pronunciation and spelling guide to numbers in English

Getting People's Attention in English
Guide to common phrases used to get someone's attention in English for English learners and classes.

Travel Vocabulary - English Vocabulary Quiz
English vocabulary quiz focusing on related travel vocabulary for travelling by air, by sea, by rail or by bus. Intermediate to advanced level vocabulary help for ESL EFL learners and classes.

Society's Role in Language Acquisition
A discussion of society's role in deciding which type of English is right or wrong in the classroom.

Society's Role in Language Acquisition
A discussion of society's role in deciding which type of English is right or wrong in the classroom. Page 2.

Alternate Conditional Forms - ESL
A guide to alternate forms for conditional sentences in the present and the past

ESL Issues - Standard English vs. Dialect
A discussion of the importance of accent, dialect and pronunciation in native's speakers use of English

Free Exam Preparation - Toefl Ielts First Certificate
Free study resources on the Internet for FC First Certificate, TOEFL Test of English as a Foreign Language and IELTS International English Language Testing Service Preparation

Voice of America Special English Dictionary
Voice of America Broadcast Dictionary to help non-native English speakers understand broadcasts of the Voice of America

Introduction to Poetry for ESL Classes
Introduciton to Poetic devices - guide to basicpoetic devices for use in ESL English classes

ESL Writing Lesson - Using Non-Defining Relative Clauses
ESL writing lesson plan for intermediate to upper intermediate level classes reviewing the differences between defining and non-defining relative clauses

Advanced ESL Lesson Plan - Interpreting Statistics
Advanced level ESL lesson plan focusing on interpreting statistics using Harpers Index as a base for student interpretation

Student Collaboration in the ESL / EFL Classroom
Discussion of the worth and imlementation of student collaboration in the ESL / EFL classroom

Lesson: Vocabulary Tables
Lesson Plan to help students widen their vocabulary using contextual vocabulary charts

Using Vocabulary Tables in ESL Class
Lesson Plan to help students widen their vocabulary using contextual vocabulary charts in ESL classes.

Twitter Lesson - Learning English on Twitter Lesson
Twitter lesson focusing on introducing and using Twitter to help students learn in English in bite-sized practice segments. Resources are provided for in-class lessons including activities and introductions to the technology. This lesson is intended for ESL and EFL classes, but can be used in a wide variety of class settings.

Answers to Advanced Level English Conjugation Exercise
Answers to an advanced level English conjugation exercise asking students to conjugate verbs in context in a short reading selection. Page 2.

Find the Mistake - Definite or Indefinite Articles
Each sentence contains one mistake in definite and indefinite article usage. Find the mistake and check your answers.

Answers to Definite and Indefinite Article Quiz
Answers to a quiz on the use of definite and indefinite articles for English language learners. Page 2.

Find the Mistake - Past Simple or Present Perfect
Each sentence contains one mistake in either the past simple or present perfect. Find the mistake and check your answers.

Answers to Find the Mistake Quiz on Past Simple or Present Perfect
Answers to Find the Mistake Quiz on Past Simple or Present Perfect for English language learners to use in class or on your own. Page 2.

English Tense Review Advanced - Conjugating Verbs
Tense Review and conjugation exercise to help advanced level English ESL EFL TESL or TOEFL classes and students review all major tenses

Advanced English Grammar Review 2 - Exam Preparation and Grammar Review
Grammar Review for Advanced level English ESL EFL and TEFL courses focusing on the most common grammar objectives and functions, each question focuses on one important and specific aspect of English learning and study

Advanced English Grammar Review 2 Answers - Exam Preparation and Grammar Review
Grammar Review for Advanced level English ESL EFL and TEFL courses focusing on the most common grammar objectives and functions, each question focuses on one important and specific aspect of English learning and study

Business Plan Writing - Overview of Essential Business Plan Writing Technique
This overview of business plan writing is intended for English language learners. This overview provides essential elements in business plan writing, as well as a look at important terminology. It is intended as an introduction for English for Specific Purposes or business English classes.

ESL Children's Lesson - K-5 ESL Nouns Verbs Adjectives Free Lesson Activity
ESL children's lesson worksheet focusing on recognizing adjectives from among nouns, verbs and adjectives.

ESL Children's Lesson - K-5 ESL Nouns Verbs Adjectives Free Lesson Activity
ESL children's lesson worksheet focusing on recognizing adjectives from among nouns, verbs and adjectives. Page 2.

Noun Worksheet for Children's ESL
ESL children's lesson worksheet focusing on recognizing nouns from among nouns, verbs and adjectives.

Answer sheet for Find the Noun Children's Exercise
Answer sheet to an exercise focusing on finding nouns for children's ESL classes. Page 2.

Young Learner's ESL English Lessons
ESL EFL English games, activities and lesson plans ready to go for classroom use.

Read and Rhyme - Children's ESL
Children's ESL game to help associate and reinforce written and spoken words that rhyme and have been introduced during lessons.

Slap That Word - Children's ESL
Children's ESL game to help associate and reinforce written and spoken words that have been introduced during lessons.

Debates - The Necessity of Grammar?
Advanced level lesson plan for classroom debate including cue cards

American Political Nightmares Lesson
Political Nightmares - A fun conversation lesson for advanced level ESL EFL English lessons getting students to defend and discuss dubious statements made by US politicians.

Imagine Debate on the Tourism Industry
Let's Do Tourism is a two part lesson which teachers can use in class to get students speaking about the issue of whether or not a town should grow the tourism industry.

Shoplifting - Always Wrong or Sometimes Right? - Discussion Lesson Plan for ESL and EFL classes
rwillmsen. The lesson encourages to students to discuss when / if shoplifting is ever acceptable and includes role cards for group discussions.

Shoplifting Lesson - Role Cards
rwillmsen. The lesson encourages to students to discuss when / if shoplifting is ever acceptable and includes role cards for group discussions. Page 2.

English Learning Forum - Teaching
English Learning Forum examples of posts at esl.about.com. Page 4.

Press Conference - ESL Lesson Plan


English Learning Forum - Vocabulary
English Learning Forum examples of posts at esl.about.com.

English Learning Forum - Pronunciation
English Learning Forum examples of posts at esl.about.com. Page 2.

English Learning Forum - Grammar
English Learning Forum examples of posts at esl.about.com. Page 3.

Teaching Online - Guide to Teaching Online for New Teachers
Teaching online is quickly becoming one of the best opportunities for new teachers. This guide to teaching online discusses some of the most important considerations to successful teaching online.

Advanced English Sentence Corrections
Corrections to advanced level sentences used in a sentence auction game to help improve grammar while playing a fun game.

Sentence Auction Grammar Game
Hold a sentence auction to help your ESL EFL TESOL TEFL TOEFL English students at review their English grammar while playing a fun game.

ESL Lesson Plan - Grammar Review and Extension Match-Up Game
Match-Up! is a game that helps students review basic sentence structure and match these structures to grammar concepts / structures / forms they have studied throughout the year.

Intermediate English Grammar Review 2 - Exam Preparation and Grammar Review
Grammar Review for Intermediate level English ESL EFL and TEFL courses focusing on the most common grammar objectives and functions, each question focuses on one important and specific aspect of English learning and study

Intermediate Level Dialogues - Using your Imagination - Second Conditional - Intermediate Level Dialogues for ESL
Dialogue for Intermediate Level English ESL EFL Learners and Classes - Using your Imagination - Conditional II Use

ESL Intermediate Level Reading Comprehension: Advice for a Shy Guy
Intermediate level reading comprehension with follow up multiple choice quiz. This reading focuses on one boy giving advice to another shy boy about meeting a girl.

ESL Dialogue - A Drink at the Bar
Intermediate level English dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

ESL Dialogue - Hooking Up My Computer
Intermediate level English dialogue focusing on computer related themes with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

English for Medical Purposes - Dialogue - Joint Pain
Intermediate level English for Medical Purposes dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice focusing on Joint Pain.

English for Medical Purposes - Dialogue - Patient Details
Intermediate level English for Medical Purposes dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice focusing on Patient Details.

ESL Dialogue - Taking an Order
Intermediate level English dialogue with follow up multiple choice questions for in-class use and reading comprehension practice.

Answers to Valley View Reading Comprehension Quiz
Answers to a reading comprehension quiz on Valley View Camping Ground for English learners. Page 2.

ESL Fairy Tale Reading Comprehension - Doctor Knowall - Fairy Tale by Brothers Grimm
Intermediate level reading comprehension with difficult vocabulary explained and comprehension quiz based on Doctor Knowall by Brothers Grimm

ESL Fairy Tale Reading Comprehension - Old Sultan - Fairy Tale by Brothers Grimm
Intermediate level reading comprehension with difficult vocabulary explained and comprehension quiz based on Old Sultan by Brothers Grimm.

ESL Fairy Tale Reading Comprehension - The Queen Bee - Fairy Tale by Brothers Grimm
Intermediate level reading comprehension with difficult vocabulary explained and comprehension quiz based on The Queen Bee by Brothers Grimm.

Advanced Grammar Review
Printable ESL Quiz - Advanced Grammar Review

Printable Quiz on Definite and Indefinite Articles
Printable quiz on Definite and Indefinite article use for English language learners.

50 Basic English Questions Quiz
Printable beginner English Grammar Review Quiz beginning level ESL EFL learners and classes focusing on body idioms.

Differences between British and American English - Quiz 1
Printable quiz testing the differences between British and American English.

Printable Vocabulary Quiz on Food Containers.
Printable Quiz testing the basic types of Food storage Containers

Printable Indirect Questions Quiz
Printable quiz on forming indirect questions for ESL learners and classes with example situations and questions.

Personal Information Questions
Printable ESL Quiz - Personal Information Questions

Prepositions of Place and Time Quiz - in / at / on
Test your knowledge of the prepositions in / at / on showing time or place

Printable Prepositions Quiz for ESL Classes
Printable prepositions quiz for intermediate level for English learners and ESL classes.

The History of Thanksgiving - Reading Comprehension Quiz
English reading comprehension and recipe exercises concering the history of Thanksgiving and the holiday turkey.

Gerund or Infinitive 1
Printable ESL Quiz - Gerund or Infinitive 1

Printable Word Analogies Quiz
Printable ESL Quiz - Word Analogies

Summer Olympic Games - Olympics and Reading Comprehension
Reading comprehension for ESL learners focusing on the Summer Olympic Games. Key vocabulary list provided, as well as follow-up comprehension quiz.

ESL Acronyms
Guide to the most common acronyms used in ESL

Beginner Elementary Level Syllabus Units ten through nineteen
Part 2 of an elementary level ESL EFL English syllabus aimed at adult learners who need English for the working world

Lower Intermediate English Grammar Review 1 - Exam Preparation and Grammar Review
Grammar Review for Lower Intermediate level English ESL EFL and TEFL courses focusing on the most common grammar objectives and functions, each question focuses on one important and specific aspect of English learning and study

Lower Intermediate English Grammar Review 1 Answer - Exam Preparation and Grammar Review
Grammar Review for Lower Intermediate level English ESL EFL and TEFL courses focusing on the most common grammar objectives and functions, each question focuses on one important and specific aspect of English learning and study

Taking English Examinations - Effectively taking the TOEFL, TOEIC, First Certificate, Proficiency or CAE
A guide to the dos and donts of taking an English examination such as the TOEFL, TOEIC, First Certificate, Proficiency or CAE

TOEFL, TOEIC, First Certificate, Proficiency or CAE English Test Taking Tips
A guide to the dos and donts of taking an English examination such as the TOEFL, TOEIC, First Certificate, Proficiency or CAE. Page 2.

TOEIC - Test of English for International Communication
Description and overview of the TOEIC test including free TOEIC study resources.

Set Phrases ESL Lesson Plan
Upper level reading comprehension provided as a means for students to learn set phrases also known as chunking in the lexical approach to English learning.

Answers to Set Phrases Worksheet
Answers to a set phrases worksheet as part of a lesson plan on chunking for English language learners and teachers. Page 2.

Lesson Plan - ESL Opposites Lesson Plan - Learning Opposites
Lesson plan for esl classes focusing on vocabulary opposites for beginner, intermediate and advanced levels

Translation Lesson to help Students Improve Vocabulary
An innovative use of the Internet in class to help students improve English writing style and vocabulary

Free Learning English - Free Resources for Learning English as a Second Language
free learning English, ESL, EFL, TESOL, teaching, learning, grammar, vocabulary, resources, materials, classes

Appropriate Classroom Materials
A discussion of appropriate teaching materials for the ESL classroom

Short Writing and Discussion Topics for ESL
Writing Storms - Short Writing and Discussion Topics for ESL

ESL Writing Essays Lesson - Developing Character Analysis for Writing Essays
Lesson two of four lessons focusing on character analysis helping young learners learn how to write essays for ESL EFL English Classes

Preparing Your Essay on a Character Analysis for English Learners
Lesson four of four lessons focusing on character analysis helping young learners learn how to write essays for ESL EFL English Classes

Discussion with Bill Fisher CEO of EF Englishtown
Discussion with Bill Fisher CEO of EF Englishtown concerning its online and offline English learning packages and the future of English instruction around the world.

At a Restaurant - Beginning Level English
Dialogue for Beginning Level English ESL EFL Learners and Classes - at a restaurant

Job Qualifications -Getting Qualified as an ESL EFL Teacher
A guide to becoming a teacher in ESL/EFL

Phrasal Verbs Increasing Decreasing - Phrasal Verb Reference
Building Your Phrasal Verb Vocabulary with this phrasal verb reference sheet of phrasal verbs using up and down for increasing and decreasing.

Phrasal Verbs Making Arrangements - Phrasal Verb Reference
Building Your Phrasal Verb Vocabulary with this phrasal verb reference sheet of phrasal verbs used when making arrangements.

Phrasal Verbs of Arrival and Departure
Building Your Phrasal Verb Vocabulary with this phrasal verb reference sheet of phrasal verbs using off and on for departures and arrivals.

Collocation Examples - Collocations with Equipment
Collocations used with the noun equipment including an example sentence for each strong collocation pair.

Idioms and Expressions - Around
Idioms and expressions using the preposition 'around' including a definition and example sentences for English learners and ESL classes.

Idioms and Expressions - Know
Idioms and expressions using the preposition 'know' including a definition and example sentences for English learners and ESL classes.

This That These Those
This guide to this that these and those provides instruction for the use of these common determiners in English.

Sample Receipt - Explanation of Shopping Receipts for English learners
Sample receipt with explanation of common symbols and expressions used on receipts for English learners.

Cultural Differences - Teaching English as a Second Language
Differences between cultures play a very important role in teaching English. This article explores raising awareness to this issue.

Fun Survey for ESL / EFL Learners
Use this fun survey for ESL EFL Learners to understand the reading and study habits, as well as the general interests of your class.

Fun Survey for ESL Students
Use this fun survey for ESL EFL Learners to understand the reading and study habits, as well as the general interests of your class. Page 2.

ESL in Second Life - Learning English in Second Life
An overview of ESL efforts in Second Life with a few suggestions of possible activities to use in Second Life with classes.

ESL Lesson Ideas in Second Life - Learning English in Second Life
An overview of ESL efforts in Second Life with a few suggestions of possible activities to use in Second Life with classes. Page 2.

Computer Use in the ESL Classroom
A discussion and guide to using the computer in an ESL setting

Choosing Props for the ESL/EFL classroom - Props in Class
A discussion of the use of various props in the ESL - EFL classroom

Have or Get Quiz
Have and get are very versatile verbs and can cause quite a lot of confusion, try this quiz to see if you know when to use have or get

Answers Have or Get Quiz
Answers to a quiz on the use of have or get for English language learners. Page 2.

Answers to Opinions and Personal Feelings Quiz
Answers to opinions and personal feelings quiz for English language learners. Page 2.

Idioms Expressing Opinions and Personal Feelings
Gap fill activity for beginning to intermediate to advanced level English learners focusing on idiomatic vocabulary related to expression opinions and personal feelings.

Opinion and Personal Feelings Phrasal Verb Definitions
Definitions of phrasal verbs focusing on opinion and personal feelings for English language learners. Page 3.

Example Sales Position Cover Letter for ESL
Example letter for a sales position for job interviews to be included with the resume or CV ESL EFL ASP Business English Classes

Verbs to Express Body Movement
Verbs of movement collocations quiz for upper level English learners in ESL and EFL classes.

Answers Moving our Bodies Quiz
Answers to a quiz focusing on which verbs are used to express how we move our bodies for English learners. Page 2.

ESL Upper Level Reading Comprehension: At a Bar: Congratulations!
Advanced level reading dialogue comprehension with follow up multiple choice quiz. This dialogue focuses on friends who meet each other at a bar and have big news to share.

ESL Upper Level Reading Comprehension: At a Flea-Market
Advanced level reading dialogue comprehension with follow up multiple choice quiz. This dialogue focuses on a customer bargaining with a vendor at a flea-market.

A Great Workout - Beginner English Dialogue
Beginner level reading comprehension and dialogue with follow up multiple choice quiz. This reading focuses on daily sports and hobbies.

Find the Mistake Reading Comprehension - Advanced ESL Find the Mistake Quiz
Quizzes for advanced level students of English ESL and EFL. Find the inappropriate vocabulary mistake or contradiction. Page 2.

Find the Mistake Reading Comprehension - Advanced ESL Find the Mistake Quiz
Quizzes for advanced level students of English ESL and EFL. Find the inappropriate vocabulary mistake or contradiction.

Find the Mistake Reading Comprehension - Advanced ESL Find the Mistake Quiz
Quizzes for advanced level students of English ESL and EFL. Find the inappropriate vocabulary mistake or contradiction. Page 3.

Find the Mistake Reading Comprehension - Advanced ESL Find the Mistake Quiz
Quizzes for advanced level students of English ESL and EFL. Find the inappropriate vocabulary mistake or contradiction. Page 4.

Find the Mistake Reading Comprehension - Advanced ESL Find the Mistake Quiz
Quizzes for advanced level students of English ESL and EFL. Find the inappropriate vocabulary mistake or contradiction. Page 5.

Social Media Marketing - Business English Role Play
Dialogue, role play and reading comprehension for advanced level business English learners focusing on marketing vocabulary and phrases including a special focus on social media marketing

Everyday Expressions Quiz for Advanced ESL Classes
Everyday Expressions Quiz for Advanced ESL Classes focusing on common idiomatic expressions in a difficult, but common context.

Everyday Expressions Quiz for Advanced ESL Classes - Answers
Answers to an Everyday Expressions Quiz for Advanced ESL Classes focusing on common idiomatic expressions in a difficult, but common context. Page 2.