background preloader

Learn english by doing it

Learn english by doing it
Related:  ReadingListening

Online Flashcards with Spaced Repetition: FlashcardDB Cigarette cards Collection History The cigarette card series in this digital presentation comprise just the beginning of the Library's extensive, international collection of tobacco cards, which now numbers more than 125,000 individual items, including more than 3000 complete sets. While bibliophile George Arents (1875-1960) did not collect cigarette cards, he provided an endowment for the continued growth of his comprehensive collection on tobacco (whose processing and packaging had provided his fortune), which he had begun donating to NYPL in 1944. Background Cigarette or tobacco cards began in the mid-19th century as premiums, enclosed in product packaging. While most cards were produced by conventional offset or other economical commercial printing processes, a few series were issued as original gelatin silver photographs or printed on silk or linen fabric; others were created as puzzles or paper toy cut-outs. Related Resources Bagnall, Dorothy. Burdick, J.R. Cartophilic Society of Great Britain.

Understanding Randall's favorite listening activities on his site (Randall's ESL Cyber Listening Lab) 1. A Story to Remember: - A story of a man who was approached by an alien creature. Or was it? Learn to Read at Starfall - teaching comprehension and phonics English Language Centre Study Zone: Welcome! About the Study Zone The Study Zone is for students of the English Language Centre (ELC) at the University of Victoria. ELC teachers create the English language lessons and practice exercises. The site is designed for our adult English language learners, but all are welcome to read the lessons and use the exercises. News and Feedback We occasionally post news on the Study Zone blog and we're happy to receive comments on the blog's Feedback Page. What do I do? First, choose your level. Study Zone is made up of levels. Where am I now? The menu at the top of each page tells you where you are.

Free Books! – 100 Legal Websites To Download Literature By: Just English The Classics Browse works by Mark Twain, Joseph Conrad and other famous authors here. Classic Bookshelf: This site has put classic novels online, from Charles Dickens to Charlotte Bronte.The Online Books Page: The University of Pennsylvania hosts this book search and database.Project Gutenberg: This famous site has over 27,000 free books online.Page by Page Books: Find books by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and H.G. Textbooks If you don’t absolutely need to pay for your textbooks, save yourself a few hundred dollars by reviewing these sites. Math and Science Turn to this list to find books about math, science, engineering and technology. Children’s Books Even children’s books are now available online. Philosophy and Religion For books about philosophy and religion, check out these websites. Plays From Shakespeare to George Bernard Shaw to more contemporary playwrights, visit these sites. Modern Fiction, Fantasy and Romance Foreign Language History and Culture Rare Books Mystery Poetry

TapeWrite. Créer un blog audio Tapewrite est un service en ligne qui permet de créer une sorte de blog audio dans lequel les articles sont des genres de podcasts qui peuvent être illustrés. Difficile de présenter le concept de Tapewrite. Il me fait penser à un service type Medium mais pour le son. Même s’il n’a pas été conçu spécifiquement pour cela, Tapewrite peut être d’une grande utilité dans un contexte de classe inversée. Après vous être inscrit, Tapewrite vous permet de personnaliser une page publique dans laquelle vous allez publier vos enregistrements. Pour cela rien de plus simple, il suffit de donner un titre et une description à votre article. La particularité et véritable valeur ajoutée de Tapewrite, c’est la possibilité ensuite d’ajouter des « cartes » ou diapositives à l’endroit où vous le souhaitez dans votre enregistrement. Ces diapositives qui viennent appuyer votre son peuvent être partagées d’un clic sur les réseaux sociaux, elles peuvent être commentées ou archivées. Sur le même thème

ESL Videos English Grammar Online - free exercises, explanations, vocabulary, dictionary and teaching materials La Grande Bibliothèque Numérique en ligne… Cette sitographie mise à jour régulièrement est composée de trois parties : 1) des livres, BD, encyclopédie, ouvrages scolaires, plans, cartes, revues, etc. 2) Poésie, pièces de Théâtre et dans notre fonds documentaire, 3) des livres à écouter sur tous supports (Web, tablettes…) Des livres que tu peux télécharger, lire, écouter, échanger, utiliser pour tout ce qu'il te plaira. Tu trouveras des livres utiles, au programme des classes d'école, de collège et de lycée. Et ne manque pas de revenir de temps en temps : nous rajouterons régulièrement de nouveaux textes et de nouveaux compléments. Et pour ceux qui ont des difficultés avec la lecture : Des livres, BD, encyclopédie, ouvrages scolaires, plans, cartes, revues… La Bibliothèque Nationale de France vous propose de découvrir sur son portail Gallica ses collections patrimoniales numérisées, ainsi que celles des bibliothèques partenaires. Le site Web :

Best Music to Learn English | EASY ENGLISH ARTICLES Here are my top 5 music artists that English students should listen to. They have been chosen because they have clear pronunciation and great vocabulary (by great I mean interesting and useful- none of this street ganksta talk or old-fashioned nonsense that people just don’t say in real life). 1) George Ezra George Ezra is a singer from Hertford England. He sings folk-rock music and his album “Wanted on Voyage” was the third biggest selling album in the UK last year. Check out his song Listen to the Man on Youtube. 2) Bruno Mars Bruno Mars is an American singer who was born in Hawaii. Check out the songs: “Just the way you are” “The Lazy Song” and “Locked out of Heaven” on youtube. 3) Of Monsters and Men Of Monsters and Men is a pop-folk-indi band from Iceland. Have a look at their songs on youtube here. 4) Ed Sheeran Ed Sheeran is British singer-song writer who plays the guitar. I recommend the song Thinking Out Loud 5) Noah and the Whale Noah and the Whale are an indi-rock band from London.

EnglishForEveryone - Free English Worksheets and Interactive Quizzes

Related: