Student Internet Sites

 

GRAMMAR

 

_____  1. http://iteslj.org/quizzes -- Self Study Quizzes for ESL students   

There is a long list of  grammar and other quizzes

           

_____  2. http://ccc.commnet.edu/grammar   Guide to Grammar and Writing

            Computer Graded Quizzes--Click your answer then at end submit for correction.      

           

_____  3. http://www.pacificnet.net/~sperling/quiz/ -- The ESL Quiz Center.  By Dave Sperling.

           

_____  4. http://www.iei.uiuc.edu/web.pages/grammarsafari.html -- Grammar Safari  First, read a description about the Grammar Safari.  Follow directions.

           

_____  5. http://lc.byuh.edu/CNN_N/CNN-N.html. -- CNN Newsroom and Worldview for ESL Students  Read current, advanced selection from CNN.  Grammar.  Vocabulary.

 

_____  6. http://www.toefl.org -- ETS Test of English as a Foreign Language   Much information about TOEFL.

 

 

 

WRITING

 

_____  1. http://www.u-aizu.ac.jp/~t-orr/CybHandbk.html -- CyberHandbook of English     Punctuation. Grammar. Sentence Patterns.

 

_____  2. http://www.comenius.com--  The Comenius Group

Fables.  Idioms.

 

_____  3. http://ccc.commnet.edu/grammar   Guide to Grammar and Writing

            Computer Graded Quizzes--Click your answer then at end submit for correction.       

 

_____  4. http://www2.actden.com/writ_den/ -- Writing Den   Tips-O-Matic.  Develop words, sentences, paragraphs and essays.

 

_____  5. http://www.eslcafe.com/ -- Dave’s Quiz Center

 

_____  6. http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/esl/index.html-- Purdue University on-line Writing. Help with mechanics of writing. 

 

 

 

 

_____  7. http://www.wooster.edu/writingctr/ --  College of Wooster Online Writing

Center  Writing Help Handouts.

 

_____  8. http://www.missouri.edu/~writery/index2.html -- On Line Writery  Register for writing help.

 

 

READING

 

_____  1. http://www.bartleby.com/strunk/ -- Bartleby.com  Read books online.

 

 

_____  2. http://www.iei.uiuc.edu/free.html --Lingua Center  Read books online.

 

_____  3. http://www.tcom.ohiou.edu/ -- Ohio U Telecommunications Center.  Books online.

 

_____  4. http://www.wordfocus.com/index.html -- Focusing on Words  Vocabulary.

 

 

LISTENING AND SPEAKING

 

 

_____  1. http://www.iei.uiuc.edu/LCRA/ -- Lingua Center  Some listening exercises. 

 

_____  2. http://aerg.canberra.edu.au/pub/aerg/edu12min.htm -- Delivering the 12

Minute Talk  Help with presentation skills.  One page only.

 

 

PRONUNCIATON

 

_____  1. http://www.edunet.com/nec/content.html -- An Introduction to TEFL  Linguistic and communicative rules.

 

_____  2. http://www.wfi.fr/volterre/storz.html --  A lengthy and advanced reading

about pronunciation. 

 

_____  3. http://www.hut.fi/~rvilmi/LangHelp/Literature/pronunciation.html  --

Pronunciation Poetry Funny poem explaining pronunciation.  Uses words that look like rhyming words but are not.

 

_____  4. ftp://svr-ftp.eng.cam.ac.uk/pub/comp.speech/data/homophones-1.01.txt

Another list of homophones.

 

_____  5. http://www.eslcafe.com/bookstore/pp/ -- Pronunciation Power.  Information about a CD ROM pronunciation program to purchase.

 

 

CONVERSATION 

 

 

_____  1. http://www.eslcafe.com/discussion/ --  ESL Discussion Center  Select Forums for students.  Read discussions.  Join in the discussion online.

 

_____  2. http://a4esl.org/ --  ESL Conversation Questions. 

 

_____  3. http://www.aitech.ac.jp/iteslj/c/jokes.html -- Jokes for the ESL

Classroom   Jokes for the ESL students in dialogue format. 

 

_____  4. http://www.hut.fi/~rvilmi/LangHelp/Oral/activity.html -- A Party  A Small

Talk activity.

 

_____  5. http://www.wordsmith.org/awad/index.html -- A Word a Day  View

today’s and yesterday’s word.  Subscribe to get words every day.

 

 

LITERACY CLASSES

             

 

_____  1. http://www.iteslj.org/questions.html --  ESL Conversation Questions.  Pets, crime, entertainment environment, family, favorites, food, getting to know, health, love, marriage, social problems, sports, transportation, travel. Post questions too.

 

_____  2. http://www.pacificnet.net/~sperling/eslcafe.html --  ESL Quiz Center  

By Dave Sperling.

 

_____  3. http://www.aitech.ac.jp/~iteslj/quizzes/grammar.html -- Self Study Quizzes for ESL students   There is a long list of  grammar Quizzes

 

_____  4. http://www.hut.fi/~rvilmi/LangHelp/Oral/activity.html -- A Party  A Small

Talk activity. First vocabulary and phrase suggestions, then activity.

 

_____  5. http://www2.actden.com/writ_den/ -- Writing Den. Tips-O-Matic.  Develop words, sentences, paragraphs and essays.

 

_____  6. http://webster.commnet.edu/HP/pages/darling/grammar.htm  -- A Guide

to Grammar and Writing   Computer Graded Quizzes--Click your answer then at end submit for correction.

 

_____  7. http://lc.byuh.edu/CNN_N/CNN-N_Page.html --  CNN Newsroom and

Worldview for ESL  Read current, advanced selection from CNN.  Grammar.  Vocabulary.

 

 

CITIZENSHIP

 

 

_____  1. http://www.ins.usdoj.gov/graphicsU.S. Immigration and

Naturalization Service  The INS Home Page. 

 

_____  2. http://americanlaw.com/citizen.html  -- Citizenship and Naturalization  

The home page for the law firm Changand Boos, immigration specialists.