Professional tutors are available to help individual students identify and improve English language reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills. English Language Tutors work with you on the English skills you need in the Douglas College courses you are currently taking.
The Basic Essay A guide for how to structure the basic essay, including the introduction, a series of body paragraphs, and a conclusion.
English Page Hundreds of free grammar and vocabulary exercises for English language learners
Grammar Revolution Videos and explanations that clearly explain a wide range of English grammar terms using a sentence diagramming approach.
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Online A popular free online dictionary that helps you understand word meanings, see example sentences, and hear correct pronunciation. It is especially helpful to show you which words go together in English (collocations).
Collins Online English Dictionary A free online dictionary that helps you understand word meanings, see example sentences, and hear correct pronunciation.
Merriam Webster Learner's Dictionary: A free online dictionary that helps you understand word meanings, see example sentences, and hear correct American pronunciation.
ESL Bits Use English literature to practice your reading and listening skills at the same time with easy to follow short stories, novellas and full-length audio books.
Deep English English listening, reading, and speaking practice through stories.
CNN 10 Learn about current events while practicing English reading and listening skills.
BBC 6 Minute listening practice with videos that come with supporting English learning materials to help you learn the latest phrases to use in your everyday conversations and improve your grammar and pronunciation.
Understanding Idioms (Texas A&M) This playlist contains short, humorous videos showing the meaning of various idioms in English.
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