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English vocabulary for ESL learners

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English Prepositions Listed popular

A list of almost all English prepositions with sample sentences. 150 prepositions, including 96 one-word prepositions, 54 complex prepositions and 370 example sentences. Free download.

1000 Phrasal Verbs in Context

Learn phrasal verbs with Matt Errey's new ebook. Over 1000 phrasal verbs, 2000 example sentences and 1000 fun quiz questions.

6,000 most frequently used words

Ranked by frequency and linked to an online dictionary.

Christmas Vocabulary

Words and phrases used at or about Christmas.

Complete list of Homophones

This is a free site that contains a compendium of homophones: words that sound alike with different meanings and spellings. While a list of this type does not appear in any dictionary, the user may click on a word to obtain its meaning. The site helps visitors from the USA and over 60 countries convert the spoken word to written form correctly.

Definitions of English words

List of English words with definitions, pronunciation, and example sentences.

Educational exhibits about time

Time, clocks, daylight saving, calendars...

English Prefixes

A prefix is placed at the beginning of a word to modify or change its meaning. This is a list of the most common prefixes in English, together with their basic meaning and some examples.

Executive Vocabulary

English vocabulary program for business pofessionals

Fiesta English: Phrasal verbs with

Exercise on phrasal verbs with "get"

Fiesta English: Phrasal Verbs with

Exercise on phrasal verbs with "take"

Fiesta English: Confusing Words (1)

Printable exercise on commonly confused words (eg. lose/miss, rob/steal, beat/win).

French in English

Explanation of many French terms used in English.

Geographical Names - Nationalities

This list gives the names of most countries in the world...

Interjections (oh!, um, ah!...)

Hi! That's an interjection.

Irregular Verb Tables

The Past Simple and Past Participle of over 100 irregular verbs.

Learn vocabulary effectively

Find out how to learn vocabulary so you can remember it AND use it!

Noun Synonyms Quiz

Printable vocabulary-building exercise.

Passport Online

Interactive game-like activities for vocabulary practice.

Phrasal verbs with Make or Run

Exercise testing common phrasal verbs with Make and Run.

Phrasal Verbs with Put

Exercise testing common phrasal verbs with "Put".

Roman numerals

1, 2, 3 are Arabic numerals. i, ii, iii are Roman numerals...

Say or Tell Quiz

Quiz/test with answers on say and tell.

Say or Tell?

What's the difference between say and tell?

Second Nature Online English

Free ESL Online Lessons with a focus on vocab

Spanish-English Vocabulary Groups

Vocabulary lists organised by category, eg. animals, cinema, food, travel, work.

Test Your English Now

How many English words do you know? How many do you need (as a non-native user) to study at an English-speaking university? Find out now!

Verb Synonyms (Advanced)

Vocabulary-building test for more advanced learners.

Vocabulary Enhancer

Tool to help you build your vocabulary.

VocabularyCoach.com

VocabularyCoach.com offers non-traditional activities which aim to teach students new vocabulary words. VocabularyCoach.com has more than 4,000 vocabulary words, all of which are arranged by difficulty, ranging from easy to challenging.

Word Sources of English Words

English vocabulary words mostly from Latin and Greek sources (prefixes, roots and suffixes).