No teacher? No problem! Listen to songs, films and news with script, vocabulary and exercises to improve your listening and vocabulary. Get to know different accents of English. Improve your pronunciation with a range of videos and talk to other language learners online. Read manga, books and news online. Prepare for English tests. All by yourself.

Improve your English Quickly

The only way to improve your English is to use it, so introduce more English into your DAILY LIFE!

Quick-start your English by changing the language of your Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook, and email accounts to English. ...

Improve your English Listening

If you feel people speak too fast, have a difficult accent or use vocabulary you don't know, it's time to improve your English listening skills with audio or video clips with SCRIPT or SUBTITLES.

* First, practice HEARING the text. Do not look at script or subtitles. ...

Use Films to Improve your English Listening

A good way to improve your English listening and vocabulary is to practice with an English-soundtrack film with ENGLISH SUBTITLES.

Start by following the steps described in Improve your English Listening. If you still have problems understanding the text after watching ...

Use News to Improve your English Listening

Keeping up with the news is an interesting way to improve your English listening and increase your vocabulary.

Follow the steps described in Improve your English Listening.

Some good news shows with easy language for English learners are ...

Use Songs to Improve your English Listening

Listening to English songs with LYRICS (song text) is a fun way to expand your English vocabulary and improve your listening skills.

Start by following the steps described in Improve your English Listening. At the end, listen to the song one more time, then sing along to practice the pronunciation. ...

Improve your English Speaking

To improve your English speaking online, set up a free profile at Conversation Exchange or Go Speaky to VOICE CHAT with other people that want to practice their English or other languages. If you're shy, you can also contact them via mail and text chat first.

To make sure your new friends understand you, you should practice Practice your Pronunciation; to understand them you should Improve your Listening.

Improve your English Pronunciation

It doesn't matter what English accent you have, but other people have to be able to understand what you're saying.

* To improve your pronunciation, first practice the BASIC SOUNDS of English. The 26 letters of the English alphabet make up 44 basic sounds ...

Select an English Dictionary

So many dictionaries, so much choice. Which one's the best for you?

* First you have to choose the language. As a beginner you need a dictionary in your own language, but you should try to use English - English as soon as possible.
Whatever the language, a good quality dictionary gives you: ...

Learn about English Tests

General tests of English to prepare for academic study abroad are IELTS (International English Language Testing System, UK) and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language, US).

For the US students may also be required to take the GMAT (Graduate Management ...

Use Everyday English

An important part of learning the language is learning phrases and expressions for everyday situations like expressing your opinion, saying sorry ("functions"), or for example eating out and shopping ("transactions").

The BBC series How to has a whole range of topics with downloadable ...

Watch American News: Simple, Slow and Subtitled

Watch Voice of America's short captioned videos of Learning English TV about Lifestyle and Economics, Education, Health, Agriculture and Technology in simple English with subtitles to improve your listening and vocabulary. Broadcasters read slower than normal. ...

Watch Australian Stories

Australia Network offers vodcasts (downloadable video recordings) of older episodes of their popular TV program English Bites for intermediate to advanced English speakers to improve their listening and learn common terms and English usage.

Improve your English with ELLIS Software

The ELLIS (English Language Learning Instructional Solutions) Essentials system is licensed (NOT FREE) software for English self-study to improve your vocabulary, listening comprehension, grammar and some pronunciation.

There are five programs to work with: Basics, Intro, Middle Mastery and ...

Improve your English with Issues in English Software

Issues in English is licensed (NOT FREE) software for learning (Australian) English. You can use the software to improve your listening, reading, pronunciation and writing, to learn new vocabulary and review grammar.

The program is organised around the 8 topics animal rights, discrimination, ...

English Reading Links

READ MORE AvaxHome eBooks | Read Manga Online* | Simple English Wikipedia**
*"Manga is the Japanese comics with a unique story line and style. In Japan people of all ages read manga, manga does not target younger audiences like American comics. ...