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Skillswise - Speaking and listening

Skillswise - Speaking and listening

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ESL Lounge: Listening - Intermediate Page 1 You've Changed! Two friends meet after not seeing each other for a long time. Exercise Number: 3L1Click for Transcript Sports Roundup Sports news on the radio. Reading Comprehension - Free Worksheets Home- English- Math - Reading - Research - Keys - Newsworthy - Links - Contact Reading Comprehension, Volume 5: Number 32, Word Meanings From Context Number 31, The Painting Number 30, Word Meanings From Context Number 29, Charity, Poem

Nexus - Learn English - Australia Plus Improve your English language skills by listening to these vox pops on a variety of topics. ESL Lounge: Listening - Advanced Page 1 Interview with an Actress A famous actress is interviewed about her recent work. Exercise Number: 4L1Click for Transcript S.E.T.I. 25 Online Games for English Language Learners GameZone: Dozens of simple, straightforward games about grammar, spelling, and vocabulary reach out to English language learners at all levels. Keep in mind, however, that this site is based in the U.K. and follows a different set of linguistic rules than American English.Vocabulary.co.il:This series of vocabulary and games runs the gamut from elementary to high school levels of proficiency. Each is recommended for both native speakers as well as students learning English as a second or third (or more) language.Power Words:PBS’ WordGirl and her simian sidekick Captain Huggy Face do battle against Fair City’s most sinister citizens, but it’s up to players to determine the course of the action. Picking the wrong words means letting the villains follow through with their sneaky plots.LearnEnglish Kids:The British Council presents a suite of super cool games covering different elements of the English language.

20 Startups Changing The Way We Learn New Languages Languages tend to stay the same, but the way we learn them is in a state of constant change. With new technology, great ideas, online courses, and an increasingly connected world, there are more new ways to learn a language today than ever before. For this, we can thank startups who are working hard to bring new and creative ways to get connected, practice language, and get access to language learning resources. Read on as we explore 20 startups who are making an impact on the way we learn new languages.

ESL Lounge: Listening - Pre-Intermediate Page 1 The Charity Show Two friends talk about how one can help the other with an upcoming charity show. Exercise Number: 2L1Click for Transcript Diana's New Job Diana tells her friend about how her new job is going. Friendship Vocabulary spouse- husband or wife bond- connection, something that makes two things stick together twin spirit- someone very similar to you stranger- someone you don't know at all acquaintance- someone you don't know very well 50 Apps for the Foreign Language Classroom I enjoy discussing iPad and other edtech resources with my colleague and friend Sylvia Duckworth almost every week through Twitter. Sylvia is a leader in the French teaching community in Canada, and has created an enormous amount of resources for language teachers to use. I asked her if she wanted to collaborate on this post, and she quickly agreed to do so. Below is a list of iPad apps that we both use in our language classrooms. The ones marked with an * are the essential, must-have ones. We have divided the list into two categories: Content consumption apps and content creation apps.

ESL Lounge: Listening - Elementary Page 1 World Of Movies Listening to a cinema's recorded message giving information about movies and times of screening. Exercise Number: 1L1Click for Transcript The Rock Star A rock star talks about her daily routine. Exercise Number: 1L2Click for Transcript Using an English/English Dictionary Vocabulary wide choice- lots of different ones to choose from bilingual- two languages to be against- disagree with to look up- to search for something in a book Reading

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