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Top 25 ESL Sites

* Glossary of Idioms and Idiomatic Expressions popular

A glossary containing hundreds of English idiomatic expressions with definitions.
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Expressions & Sayings popular

Have you ever wondered where some of the expressions and sayings used in everyday language come from? In fact, many of the words and phrases common in daily English originate from a wide variety of sources such as mythology, folklore, literature, religion, science, history, superstition, old customs and practices, the language and culture of other countries, and many more.
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Formal Letter Writing popular

Formal letter writing rules including outlines for cover letters and letters of enquiry, and abbreviations used in letters.
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American slang popular

A cool site on the ultimate American slang that I believe would be of help to those wanting to figure out "what's going on".
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Common American Slang popular

An alphabetical list of common American Slang
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*EFL\ESL Lesson Plans, Handouts, Activities & Printables popular

A selection of printable handouts for English language and English as a Second Language (ESL) teachers and instructors to use in the classroom or other teaching environment.
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Idiomsite.com popular

Find out the origin of idioms and common sayings such as Baker's Dozen, No Dice, Peeping Tom, Cold Turkey, and more.
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Reading Comprehension - Worksheets popular

Featuring free reading comprehension worksheets for teachers and parents to copy for their kids. They include original stories, poems, essays, and articles. They are most appropriate for upper elementary through middle school years.
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Slangman popular

American slang books
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English Language Level Test popular

This is a series of quick tests that will give you a rough idea of your level of English on a scale of 0 to 5.
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English Basics - Worksheets popular

Features grammar worksheets, provided free for teachers and parent-teachers to copy for their kids. Use them for teaching, reinforcement, and review. Looking for lesson plans? Many of these worksheets can serve as lessons. They're most appropriate for upper elementary through middle school years.
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Online Etymology Dictionary popular

Excellent online dictionary of etymologies which covers an extensive range or words and phrases.
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English Proverbs popular

WorldofQuotes.com- an archive of proverb and historic quotes.
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Easybib.com - Free Automatic Bibliography Formatting popular

Website dedicated to helping writers create bibliographies.
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* English Language Quizzes popular

Test yourself with our online English language quizzes. Select from a range of Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced level questions which are separated into topic areas, covering English grammar, vocab, etc.
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Guide to Idioms - Speak-Read-Write.com popular

Hundreds of Idioms, Slang, Phrasal Verbs, Colloquialisms, Cliches, and Proverbs, with Context Examples
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Slang City popular

Check out this cool guide to American slang, including popular songs and movies, bad words, body parts, and a fortune teller.
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Sites for Teachers popular

Sites4Teachers.com gives you access to the best educational websites listed popularity with teachers and students updated hourly. Includes links to lesson plans, worksheets, activities, clip art, ebooks and sites useful for enhancing curriculum, professional growth, teaching and learning.
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Famous Proverbs popular

Famous-Proverbs.com: Chinese Proverbs - African - Irish - English & More
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10Language.com Listening Centre popular

Welcome to 1-language.com's ESL Listening Center. Our aim is simple, to build the most comprehensive set of listening materials on the Internet, and let you use them for free. Take a look at what we've done so far, and please bear in mind this is just a start, we will be making a lot more realistic, conversational scripts and probably redoing current ones as well. Thanks for stopping by, we really appreciate it, and good luck with your English!
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* Phrasal Verb Glossary popular

A huge glossary of current phrasal verbs in use.
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BestCrosswords.com popular

BestCrosswords.com is the ultimate free online crossword puzzles web site! This site is devoted exclusively to crossword puzzles.
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Wordorigins.org popular

A site devoted to origins of words and slang phrases. Includes a searchable list of etymologies of interesting words and phrases, which are selected because their origins are inherently interesting or some bit of folklore, sometimes true and sometimes false.
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Dictionary of English slang and colloquialisms of the UK popular

A monster-sized dictionary of English slang and British colloquialisms (informal speech) currently used in the UK, listing almost 4000 expressions.
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ClichéSite.com popular

ClichéSite.com has amassed a list of over 2100 clichés, euphamisms, sayings and figures of speech complete with definitions and explanations.
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