English as a Second Language

BBC Learning EnglishThis site allows ESL students to listen to the news while building vocabulary.
CBC NewsUp-to-date news coverage for listening and reading practice.
CNN NewsBreaking news with transcripts and audio files.
DLC Audio ResourcesExcerpts from the CBC's Republic of Doyle; Land and Sea and The Grand Seduction
English PageESL Resources page with a wide array of grammar topics.
English Pronunciation PracticeA set of interactive exercises to help ESL learners with pronunciation.
English Vocab ExercisesThe site is intended for ESL students from an intermediate to advanced level. Gap-fill sentences using over 2100 vocabulary words.
Learn English VocabularyA variety of games geared toward helping students learn new words.
NPR - National Public RadioThis site has a vast collection of commercial-free podcasts on a wide array of subjects.
Ocean of EnglishEven more pronunciation and vocabulary exercises to practice with, as well as listening activities relating to Newfoundland and Labrador
Sounds of EnglishPractice specific sounds and word stress. Includes interesting pronunciation exercises and fun game activities.
Sounds of SpeechPhonetics, simplified
TED TalksMany, many presentations on a wide variety of topics by famous speakers are available here.
Using EnglishESL Web Directory
VOA - Voice of AmericaSelect the level of English you are comfortable with and practice using audio and transcripts of news broadcasts.
The Writing Centre Resources @MemorialA place for MUN students to go for help with writing assisgnments at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

 

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