Dave Sperling describes his
site as "the
Internet's meeting place for ESL/EFL students and teachers
from around the world." Resources include a chat room,
FAQs, quizzes, and a Help Center.
English as a Second Language (ESL) Resources,
Handouts, and Exercises
Purdue's Online Writing Laboratory offers
an extensive collection of material on grammar, idioms, and
English for Non-Native Speakers (ESL)
Recommendations from the University of Chicago's
Writing Program direct you to text-based references or interactive
Look up a term from Dave Sperling's list or test yourself
with a randomly-generated slang phrase.
Find out what a specific idiom means
or test yourself with a randomly-generated idiomatic
Things for ESL Students
Check out the ESL Reading Room to find a
Jigsaw Puzzle and other unique ways to
play with English.
English: Words in the News
Read news stories from the BBC and listen
to difficult words.
Charts and Tables
Evelyn Farbman provides quick guides to troublesome
topics like verbs and prepositions.
Randall's ESL Cyber Listening Lab
Listen to RealAudio files of English conversations,
provided by teacher Randall S. Davis. The FAQs explain
how to use and troubleshoot audio files.
Help Pages: Language Help
A collection of useful resources on everything from pronunciation to grammar
resources from Finnish teacher Ruth Vilmi.