Resources for Students

General English

www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish
This website provides materials across different skills and levels. Top of the bunch are the 6-minute English clips, news reports, and lingo-hack (to learn new words).

www.usingenglish.com
A large reference section for questions or definitions about words, idioms and phrasal verbs. There are quizzes, English tips, a grammar checker, and text analyser.

Dictionaries, Thesauruses and Online Bible

www.dictionary.cambridge.org
A large number of bilingual dictionaries, a learner’s dictionary, a grammar section and more besides.

www.biblegateway.com
For students who are interested in reading the Bible, it is available in hundreds of versions including simplified English and can be listened to simultaneously be accessing audio versions read in different accents.

Writing

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks3bitesize/english/writing/
Specifically designed for junior highschool equivalent in the UK (KS3), this website has loads of great tips on writing

http://writefix.com/
A site about writing well, especially for the TOEFL and IELTS exams. Ideas, models, tips, questions, and much more.

Listening

http://learnenglish.britishcouncil.org/en/listen-and-watch
Part of a comprehensive and top-quality website for English learners. This section uses media to help students learn a wide range of skills and language functions. Check out the kids and teens sections too.

http://esl-bits.net/
This site has a lot of decent audiobooks with text to read along.

Pronunciation

http://www.englishmedialab.com/pronunciation.html
For low-level learners who struggle to produce or identify various sounds, this website offers games, activities and videos to make learning engaging and effective.

http://www.englishclub.com/pronunciation/
Includes a audio for minimal pairs, word and sentence stress, homophones, linking, an interactive phoneme chart, and more besides.

Exam Practice
www.flo-joe.co.uk
A well-organised website for students practicing a wide-range of exams, including IELTS and iTOEFL.

www.examenglish.com
Another widely-used exam website with plenty of practice material at a high standard.