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ESL Resources

ESL Resources

ESL Collection

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Rosetta Stone for ESL

Say "hello" with Rosetta Stone. Learn English as a Second Language with Rosetta Stone.

Universal Class: 500+ Courses

Take online courses from home. Select from over 500 online courses, including English grammar, speaking and writing.

Kanopy - ESL Instruction Videos

Improve vocabulary and listening skills with these great instructional videos for ESL.

Adult Core Skills by LearningExpress

Access this resource to improve your skills in reading, writing, and math, and prepare for the U.S. citizenship exam.

Internet Resources

Dave's ESL Cafe

The meeting place for ESL students from around the world. It features lessons, vocabulary lists, quizzes, and other forums.

USA Learns

This website includes videos and learning activities to help adults learn English. Check out their "Speaking English" page and much more!

Many Things

This website offers quizzes, word games & puzzles, proverbs, slang expressions, and other activities.

News for You

An online news source designed for people who are learning to read, write, or speak English. Password: FAC9CC 

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TV411

This website contains lessons and activities based on the TV411 television series to help adults improve basic skills.

Rachel's English

This website was created to help your American English pronunciation. Access a series of videos explaining how each sound is created.

PBS Video

This website has interesting videos with transcripts. A good resource for learning conversational English.

English with Jennifer

Whether you're currently enrolled in a language program or not, take advantage of free online instruction from an experienced teacher.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) for Teachers and Students

Resources for teachers and students on reading comprehension, conversation, and writing skills.

English Page

This website offers free English lessons with English grammar and vocabulary exercises.

ImmigrantInfo.org

Local, state, & national resources of interest to immigrants, including ESL & Citizenship classes available in Santa Clara County.

Voice of America - Learning English

Provides multimedia source of news and information for millions of English learners worldwide.
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