UsingEnglish.com was established in 2002 and is a general English language site specialising in English as a Second Language (ESL). We host a large collection of tools & resources for students, teachers, learners and academics, covering the full spectrum of ESL, EFL, ESOL, and EAP subject areas.
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Looking to improve your English skills? UsingEnglish.com can help! We offer a range of materials designed specifically for ESL learners, including grammar guides, vocabulary lists and exercises. Millions of students use our site each month to improve their English, so why not join them? Give us a try today!
Learn the meanings of words and phrases with our extensive reference materials.
Tests & Quizzes
Test your knowledge of the English language with our range of quizzes and tests.
Featured 70 ways to improve your English Learning a new language can be hard work, so here are 70 practical tips for improving your English that you can do outside of school or college
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Tools & Resources
Resources and tools help you study, learn and teach English.
Teach English. Resources for teachers.
Are you looking for help with teaching English as a Second Language? If so, you've come to the right place. UsingEnglish.com is a site packed with resources, worksheets, lesson plans and information specifically designed for ESL teachers and students. Whether you're just getting started or are a seasoned pro, we have something to offer everyone.
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What's New? Latest Content Additions.
Here is a list of some of the latest content that's been added to the site recently.
How to introduce yourself in presentations added to Articles on March 12th
Idioms with as… as call my bluff added to Lesson Plans on March 7th
Emails about insurance roleplays added to Lesson Plans on March 5th
100 IELTS Listening tips added to Articles on March 4th
Test each other on insurance vocabulary checking/ clarifying practice added to Lesson Plans on February 25th
100 IELTS Speaking teaching tips added to Articles on January 31st
Like, be like and look like ladder game added to Lesson Plans on January 27th