British Council - Learn English
BRITISH COUNCIL is a very comprehensive useful website, but we are focusing on its part LearnEnglish.
- You can read this website in 4 different languages.
- This website also contains 3 special sections - for teens, for kids and teachers. We'll introduce these sections another time.
- Most lessons also includes an interactive test.
- Listen and watch
- You can practice your English language listening skills with a short series of voice records or videos at different levels.
- Voice record series - Elementary Podcasts and Big City Small World.
- Video stories - Word on the Street looks at how English works in everyday life and presents lively aspects of young British culture. Each half hour episode is filmed in a different place in the UK and features drama, interviews and reports.
- Or amazing short videos in "How to". See example video How to ask someone to repeat something .
- Grammar and words
- You can learn and practice grammar and vocabulary through explanations, activities and games.
- This section contains these parts: English grammar, Quick grammar references, Grammar exercises and Vocabulary games.
- As in other sections, items are sorted in A-Z order or a specific area of grammar.
- Fun and games
- You can play games of all types and listen to jokes and also have lots of fun!
- Business and work
- You can find materials aimed at helping you reach your professional aspirations.
- It contains a splendid series of podcasts and articles on a great range of business and professional topics.
- You can also find a video series that covers the process of recruiting.
- In this section you can find practice materials and advice to help you prepare for the listening, speaking, reading and writing modules of the IELTS test.
- Let us know what you think about this site. Enjoy it!