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Two Minute English - Page 1

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Learn English Video Here are all my 'learn English videos' so far. I'll be putting up more very often, so why not sign up for my newsletter (and get a free copy of my phrasal verbs e-book) or RSS feed to hear when I have a new one? Stative Verbs This video talks about stative verbs- what they are and how we should use them. How To Use The Present Simple Tense, Part 1: This video explains about when we need to use the present simple tense (see this page about the present simple for more information.) Fifty Common Irregular Verbs: This video gives the infinitive, past simple and past participle of 50 irregular verbs. Present Tenses Exercise: Practise your present simple and present continuous with this video - put the verb into the correct tense, then listen to the answer. Past Simple or Present Perfect Exercise Practise the difference between the present perfect and past simple tenses here. Reported Speech Learn about the grammar of reported speech with this video.

vintage everyday ESL Listening Comprehension Exercises: Movie clips to practice English | ELL/ELT SECTION 1: Movie Clips Learning through media (movies, music, etc.) is one of the best ways to learn a new language. The exercises below use movie clips to help you to better understand spoken English. Here's what you do: Click on the video you want to watch below.Watch the video, and pay attention to it! The Great Gatsby The Hummingbird Project Silver Linings Playbook Away We Go Bolt Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Chronicle The Avengers Adventureland The Royal Tenenbaums NOTE: All of these videos are protected by copyright. Charlotte Trounce Learning English Video Project The Internet is such a splendid tool for communicating with people and finding out how people are doing things differently all over the world. I want the Learning English Video Project to really be a part of that.Daniel Emmerson, Director About the Project Director's Blog Resources Frequently Asked Questions Can't see these films in your country? Encounters in the UK You sleep on it and next day you feel...yeah, something got in Encounters in the UK is the 7th and final film in this documentary mini-series. Thoughts from Brazil The more you talk, the better you get Thoughts from Brazil looks at modern trends in learning English, especially for children and teens. Insights from China Never say die Based in the busy, cosmopolitan city of Shanghai, Daniel Emmerson's latest film Insights from China takes us inside the worlds of English language learning and teaching and the airline industry in China. Conversations in Spain Nobody's there to judge you or to make fun of you if you make a mess

Online reading comprehension lessons for kids Sample Lesson: Click to Play Grade 4: reading comprehension. Explore the elements of the story 'the missing ice cream' with Denzel at the Movie Club. Grade 4 Reading Comprehension Explore the elements of the story 'the missing ice cream' with Denzel at the Movie Club. K5 helps kids learn to love reading through good comprehension K5's online reading comprehension lessons focus on helping elementary school kids to actively understand what they are reading. Beyond decoding words Reading comprehension is a skill separate from the understanding or ‘decoding’ of individual words. The enjoyment of reading comes from comprehension, not decoding words. Comprehension skills need to be taught, not just tested Our online lessons provide full instructions; we don’t just provide passages followed by a Q&A. Key skills developed are We place your child at the right instruction level K5 kids start by completing an online assessment of their reading skills. 300+ online reading comprehension activities

Improve your English ESL videos for kids Interactive Video (Basic) Fishing Interactive Video (Basic) Basic Vocabulary Interactive Video (Basic) On a Farm Interactive Video (Basic) Meals Interactive Video (Basic) Snacks Interactive Video (Basic) Toys Interactive Video (Basic) The Circus Interactive Video (Basic) Bowling Interactive Video (Basic) Let's Count Interactive Video (Basic) Clothes & Colors Interactive Video (Basic) Desserts Interactive Video (Basic) Anywhere Interactive Video (Basic) There was/were Interactive Video (Basic) Basic Vocabulary Cartoon - Children The Gnomes Cartoon - Children Surprise! Cool exercises to improve your English On this page you will find several EFL (English as a Foreign Language) videos for Children. Photo credit: 3d human with carry a film © Ioannis Kounadeas -

ESL For Kids | Videos Learning English - Words in the News - Snail farming Learn English with Videos - Why does February have 28 days? | ABA English It’s almost the end of February! And so we thought it was appropriate to share a video with you that explains why February has 28 or 29 days, instead of 30 or 31. This is a great way to improve your listening skills, learn new vocabulary and discover fascinating facts about the world. Here are the simple steps to learn as much as possible: 1. Read the text2. Text Although February 2015 might fit perfectly on the page every year it’s the runt of the monthly litter. Romulus, the maybe-mythical, maybe-real founder and first king of Rome, had a problem. The calendar of the Romulan republic had ten months of either 30 or 31 days, beginning in March and ending in December, and we can still see traces of that calendar today. It’s actually not a bad system, as long as you don’t have to figure out what day it is between December and March. So, the second king of Rome, Numa Pompilius, tried something else. This is where it gets even weirder. Confused? Vocabulary Loony – crazy. Tad – a small amount.

The best place online to learn English for free Learning English - Learning Programs Learning Levels Explained Better Than Beginner I can say enough to manage a simple conversation. I can read signs and basic instructions. I can understand when people speak slowly and clearly. Recommended Programs: Living English Intermediate I can talk about every day situations and make arrangements. Recommended Programs: Nexus English Bites The Business of English Study English Advanced I can talk about most topics and understand everything except very technical or complex language. Recommended Programs: Nexus English Bites Study English

Randall's Video Snapshots: For ESL/EFL Students The movie clips called Video Snapshots are designed to provide additional learning content related to other listening activities on my site. To learn more about this project, read the Frequently Asked Questions below: Current Videos (Click the picture to watch the video - Click the link below the picture to visit a related listening activity). Why did you create this section of your Website? How do you decide on the topics? Why are the videos short, between 30-60 seconds? Do you plan on adding other speakers on the videos? Do you realize there are some grammar mistakes in the videos? There is a lot of background noise in some the video, and it's sometimes hard to hear exactly what is being said. Which video format do you use? Randall's Sites: Daily ESL | ESL Blog | EZSlang | Train Your Accent | Tips For Students | Hiking In Utah

Vocabulary Videos, free ESL, EFL videos Actions Watch and learn Actions Vocabulary with this free ESL, EFL Vocabulary video for kids. Adjective Watch and learn Adjective Vocabulary with this free ESL, EFL Vocabulary video for kids. Bathroom Watch and learn Bathroom Vocabulary with this free ESL, EFL Vocabulary video for kids. Bedroom Watch and learn Bedroom Vocabulary with this free ESL, EFL Vocabulary video for kids. Birds Watch and learn Birds Vocabulary with this free ESL, EFL Vocabulary video for kids. Body Watch and learn Body Vocabulary with this free ESL, EFL Vocabulary video for kids. Christmas Watch and learn Christmas Vocabulary with this free ESL, EFL Vocabulary video for kids. Clothes Watch and learn Clothes Vocabulary with this free ESL, EFL Vocabulary video for kids. Colors Watch and learn Colors Vocabulary with this free ESL, EFL Vocabulary video for kids. Daily actions Watch and learn Daily actions Vocabulary with this free ESL, EFL Vocabulary video for kids. Drinks Face Farm animals Food Fruits Furniture Halloween In, on, under, where