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.

Learn English. Improve your grammar and vocabulary.

If you are learning English we are here to help you! Students and learners can find a large range of online materials designed especially for learning English as a Second Language (ESL). Millions of students use our site each month to help them learn.

Reference

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.

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Forums

Join our busy forum and get your language questions answered.

Tools & Resources

Resources and tools help you study, learn and teach English.

Teach English. Resources for teachers.

If you are teaching English as a Second Language and want help planning your lessons, or if you are training in TEFL, we have hundreds of bespoke professional resources to help you.

Teacher Resources

Teacher resources including lesson plans, handouts and printables.

Teacher Training

Resources to help you train as a teacher of English.

What's New? Latest Content Additions.

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